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Next Generation Networking Event, 3 February 2023

On 3 February 2023, in the framework of the 2023 “Human Rights Go Local: What Works” Academy it will be...

Last update 23/1/2023

European Solidarity Corps: New Humanitarian Aid Volunteering Action Call

The first projects, under the new Humanitarian Aid Volunteering action, starting in 2023 and presented by the European Solidarity Corps,...

Last update 22/1/2023

UN condemns Taliban decision to ban women from universities

In December 2022 the Taliban de facto authorities banned women from accessing universities. This follows the continuous restrictions on women’s...

Last update 21/1/2023
Two soldiers of the UNIFIL, the UN Interim Force in Lebanon, engaged in a mine clearance operation.

New data show the effectiveness of UN peacekeeping missions

Failures on the part of UN Peacekeeping missions have been highly publicised and well documented – and rightly so. But...

Last update 18/1/2023
Young people from different countries hugging each others

OHCHR: Youth Rights Advocacy Toolkit

The United Nations Human Rights Office, Education Above All Foundation and Silatech have collaborated in the creation of the Youth...

Last update 17/1/2023
Gender Equality Index 2022: The COVID-19 pandemic and care

Gender Equality Index 2022: The COVID-19 pandemic and care

The Gender Equality Index, developed by the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE), measures the painfully slow progress of gender...

Last update 16/1/2023

European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA): Online Open Day, 18 January 2023

On 18 January 2023 the Global Campus of Human Rights will introduce the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and...

Last update 12/1/2023

United Nations: Published new guide “Protecting Minority Rights: A Practical Guide to Developing Comprehensive Anti-Discrimination Legislation”

The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights and the Equal Rights Trust have joined forces to...

Last update 30/12/2022

FRA: Test algorithms for bias to avoid discrimination

Artificial intelligence (AI)-based algorithms affect people everywhere: from deciding what content people see on their social media feeds to determining...

Last update 28/12/2022

OSCE: Immigration detention is never in the best interest of children and must end

According to the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) immigration detention is never in the best interest...

Last update 26/12/2022
Servizio Civile Universale al Centro Diritti Umani: aperto il bando per il progetto “CUltuRA di pace, laboratorio di futuro”. Scadenza domande: 10 febbraio 2023

Universal Civil Service at the Human Rights Centre: call for the project "a culture of peace, a lab for the...

The Human Rights Centre of the University of Padova "Antonio Papisca" launches the new Universal Civil Service project aimed at...

Last update 22/12/2022
Victor Madrigal-Borloz, UN Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity

United Nations: Mandate of the Independent Expert on SOGI renewed for a second time

On 17 November 2022, the resolution tabling the Annual Report of the Human Rights Council was adopted by the Third...

Last update 21/12/2022

Implementing European Court of Human Rights judgments

The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe held its quarterly meeting to monitor the implementation of judgments and...

Last update 20/12/2022
International Migrant Day 2022

18 December: International Migrant Day

18 December is International Migrant Day. In 2020 over 281 million people were international migrants while over 59 million people...

Last update 16/12/2022
Global Campus of Human Rights 2020

European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA): call for applications for the academic year 2023/2024

Admissions to the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation for the academic year 2023/2024 are now open! Deadlines for applications:...

Last update 16/12/2022