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International Electoral Observers

EIUC: Training for International Electoral Observers

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) promotes a Training for International Electoral Observers. The aim of the...

Last update 29/1/2018
Freedom of the media is vital to the development of civil society

Council of Europe: annual assessment on the 2017 media freedom threats in Europe

The partner organisations to Council of Europe Platform for the Promotion of Journalism and the Protection of Journalists issued their...

Last update 24/1/2018
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Permanent Peoples' Tribunal: sentence on the violations of the rights of migrants and refugees crossing the Mediterranean sea

On 18th December 2017, on the occasion of the anniversary of the adoption by the UN of the Convention on...

Last update 24/1/2018
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PHRG - Peace Human Rights Governance: Third issue released of the scientific journal of the University Human Rights Centre

The third issue of the University of Padova Human Rights Centre's new scientific journal, Peace Human Rights Governance (PHRG), has...

Last update 4/1/2018
WPP women in peacebuilding from the MENA Region Discussing Shrinking Civil Society Space due to Countering Terrorism Financing

Women Peacebuilders Program: New report on Peacebuilders from the MENA Region discussing shrinking civil society space due to countering terrorism...

The Women Peacebuilders Program has published a new report on "Women Peacebuilders from the MENA Region Discussing Shrinking Civil Society Space...

Last update 2/1/2018
Nobel Peace Prize Leymah Gbowee at the University of Padova Human Rights Centre "Antonio Papisca"

The Nobel Peace Prize 2011 Leymah Gbowee at the Human Rights Centre "Antonio Papisca"

The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 2011 Leymah Gbowee gave a talk to doctoral candidates, students and professors of...

Last update 7/12/2017
Corso di formazione "In spirito di fratellanza", 4-5 dicembre, Padova

Training Course on Human Rights and Global Citizenship "In spirito di fratellanza", University of Padova, 4-5th of December 2017

On the 4th and 5th of December 2017, the inaugural training course of human rights and global citizenship "In spirito...

Last update 2/12/2017
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Italian Coalition for Civil Rights and Freedoms - Meeting in Rome of the Civic Solidarity Platform, 22nd November 2017

On the 22nd November 2017, the Italian Coalition for Civil Rights and Freedoms will organize a meeting in Rome in...

Last update 19/11/2017
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European Court of Human Rights: Italy condemned three times for inhumane and degrading treatment

With three sentences released on the 26th October 2017, the European Court of Human Rights at Strasburg condemned Italy for...

Last update 13/11/2017

ICC: Prosecutor requests authorization to commence an investigation in Aghanistan and obtains authotization to proceed in Burundi

On 3rd November 2017, the International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, asked the ICC to authorize an investigation into potential...

Last update 13/11/2017
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European Commission: presentation of report "Reaching out to EU citizens: a new opportunity" 6th November 2017, Paris

On the 6th November 2017, Mr Luc Van Den Brande will present his report "Reaching out to EU citizens: a...

Last update 30/10/2017

European Union: the Gender Equality Index 2017 has been published

European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE), in collaboration with the European Commission, has published the Gender Equality Index 2017. The report...

Last update 23/10/2017
Cover of the book "Intercultural Dialogue in EU Foreign Policy. The Case of the Mediterranean from the End of the Cold War to the Arab Uprisings", by Pietro de Perini

New publication: “Intercultural Dialogue in EU Foreign Policy. The Case of the Mediterranean from the End of the Cold War...

The publishing house Routledge has recently published the book of the researcher of the Human Rights Centre of the University...

Last update 18/10/2017
A UN Security Council session. The participants are seated around a circular table, in the center of which is positioned another, rectangular table.

Civil Society Open Letter to Permanent Representatives to the UN: Recommendations on the Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace...

An open letter, available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic, was sent to all UN Member States on behalf of 391...

Last update 18/10/2017
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Council of Europe: Human Rights Commissioner seeks clarifications over Italy’s maritime operations in Libyan territorial waters

In a letter addressed to Mr Marco Minniti, Minister of Interior of Italy, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human...

Last update 18/10/2017
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