International Human Rights Day 2013 “The Italian Agenda of Human Rights: towards the 2014 UPR”
University of Padua, Teatro Ruzante Tuesday, 10th December 2013 – 8.45 – 10.30 am
20 Years Working for Your Rights "As we commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action, let us intensify our efforts to fulfill our collective responsibility to promote and protect the rights and dignity of all people everywhere." - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Italian yearbook of human rights 2013 The Italian Agenda of Human Rights: towards the 2014 UPR
Introduces and coordinates Marco Mascia Director of the Human Rights Centre, University of Padua
Elena Pariotti Professor of Human rights in the BA degree in Political Science, International Relations and Human Rights and President of the School of Economics and Political Science, University of Padua
Antonio Papisca Professor Emeritus, Director of the Italian Yearbook of Human Rights, University of Padua
Paolo De Stefani Professor of international protection of human rights in the BA degree in Political Science, International Relations and Human Rights, University of Padua
Pietro De Perini Member of the research and editorial committee of the Italian Yearbook of Human Rights
The Italian yearbook of human rights is a is a periodic publication prepared by the University Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua. The italian edition is published by Marsilio Editori (Venezia); the english edition is published by Peter Lang International Academic Publishers (Bruxelles).
The yearbook’s purpose is, year after year, to take stock of how the international system of human rights monitoring takes account of the Italian action, in order to promote a transparent and informed debate on this fundamental aspect of public life.
The Yearbook includes the Italian Agenda of Human Rights, which is a valuable tool for the guidance in relation to the major initiatives to be realized in terms of regulation, infrastructures and policies.