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21 September: International Day of Peace

On 21 September each year, the International Day of Peace is celebrated worldwide. The United Nations General Assembly dedicated this...

Last update 21/9/2022

Enza Pellecchia from the University of Pisa and Marco from the University of Padova elected coordinators of the Italian Network...

On 9th and 10th September 2022, the first National Assembly of the representatives of the Network of Universities for Pace...

Last update 16/9/2022
Global Campus of Human Rights: MOOC on Science and Human Rights

Global Campus of Human Rights: MOOC on Science and Human Rights - 10 October, 13 November 2022

The Global Campus of Human Rights organises the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Science and Human Rights that will...

Last update 16/9/2022

Save the date! 19 September 1:15-2:45 pm EST, "Transforming Education to Transform the World: Learning to live together sustainably" @...

On Monday 19 September 2022, 13:30-15:00 (EDT), will be held the Spotlight Session 3 of the Transforming Education Summit Transforming...

Last update 14/9/2022
Annual report for the year 2021 on the condition of human rights defenders worldwide: "Human Rights Defenders - Inspiring Hope, Shaping a Fairer Future".

ISHR Annual Report: "Human Rights Defenders - Inspiring Hope, Shaping a Fairer Future"

The NGO "International Service for Human Rights" (ISHR) published its annual report for the year 2021 on the condition of...

Last update 13/9/2022
Progress on WASH in health care facilities 2000-2021: Special focus on WASH and infection prevention and control (IPC): WHO/UNICEF JOINT MONITORING PROGRAMME FOR WATER SUPPLY, SANITATION AND HYGIENE

WHO - UNICEF: Half of health facilities globally lack basic sanitation, new estimate about global hygiene

According to the latest report of the Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) of WHO and UNICEF, half of the world's health...

Last update 12/9/2022
A mother helps her eight-year-old daughter to take classes on television during the COVID-19 pandemic at home in Man, Côte d'Ivoire.

UN and partners roll out #LetMeLearn campaign ahead of key education summit

In the context of the education crisis exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations is teaming up with leading...

Last update 6/9/2022

UN Human rights experts call for international investigation into 2020 Beirut explosion

The tragedy occurred on 4 august 2020 in Beirut, where a powerful blast, caused by a stockpile of ammonium nitrate...

Last update 5/9/2022
A nine-year-old girl, who is HIV-positive, paints at a UNICEF-supported day care centre which provides psychosocial care in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

UNAIDS, UNICEF, WHO: new global alliance to end AIDS in children by 2030

The 24th International AIDS Conference (29 July - 2 August 2022), held in Montréal, Canada, witnessed the formation of a...

Last update 4/9/2022

Launch of The Road Less Travelled website: a joint initiative of the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padova...

On September 1 the project "The Road Less Traveled" will launch its website hosting information about the webinars and the...

Last update 29/8/2022

GRETA: 2021 annual report on action against trafficking of human beings

The Council of Europe's Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) published its annual report for...

Last update 12/8/2022
Black woman smiling

OHCHR: New #FightRacism campaign - Learn, Speak up, Act!

To mark Nelson Mandela International Day (July 18), the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michele Bachelet, launches the...

Last update 10/8/2022
Accompanied by a mobile medical team, a UNFPA health care worker carries out regular visits to Homs, Syria

United Nations: Sexual violence in conflict settings remains widespread and systematic

Sexual violence in conflict settings remains widespread and systematic, a recent report by the United Nations Secretary-General found, fuelled by...

Last update 1/8/2022
A group of hands in the air, one of those is holding a bill. In the background there is the writing "Business and Human rights".

OHCHR: UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Environment presented recommendations regarding due diligence and businesses

David Boyd, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Environment, presented a plan that seeks to reduce the violation of...

Last update 28/7/2022
Europe's civil society: still under pressure - 2022 update - cover

New FRA’s report: "European civil society: still under pressure - update 2022"

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) published a report “European civil society: still under pressure - update 2022"...

Last update 28/7/2022