Strengthening French and International civil societies
Sherpa occasionally speaks at universities and colleges, participates in public events and organises seminars and round tables to explain the issues of economic crime and raise public awareness on its areas of expertise. We also assist partners organizations and networks in developing solid advocacy strategies related to corporate impunity as well as sharing our expertise on strategic litigation.
For instance, Sherpa’s awareness-raising work on the concept of Duty of Vigilance, notably within the FCRSE, had contributed to the successful advocacy campaign for the adoption of the law in 2017 : to build on this success and ensure it has an important impact,, Sherpa, beyond its litigation and advocacy work, co-hosted, . between 2017 and 2019 and with the association RSE & PED, a series of webinars on the Duty of Vigilance law, to ensure it would be adequately and ambitiously used.