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Protests in Belarus 2020

UN experts condemn threats against women human rights defenders in Belarus

Independent experts appointed by the UN Human Rights Council criticised Belarus for persecuting women human rights defenders in the context...

Last update 13/11/2020
Children deprived of liberty

Global Campus of Human Rights: MOOC on Children Deprived of Liberty: Enacting the Recommendations of the UN Global Study. Free...

The Global Campus launched its new MOOC on Children Deprived of Liberty: Enacting the Recommendations of the UN Global Study....

Last update 13/11/2020
HRC 2020

International Conference “Data-driven human rights research”

The annual international conference on human rights organised by the Human Rights Centre “Antonio Papisca” and by Department of Political...

Last update 12/11/2020
Report ASviS 2020 - cover

ASviS 2020 report - Italy and the Sustainable Development Goals

The 2020 Report of the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development (ASviS) analyses the progress of Italy with respect to the...

Last update 3/11/2020
Strengthening the EU Charter in the next decade

Strengthening the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in the next decade

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the proclamation of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union,...

Last update 2/11/2020
Artists from Belluno representing through arts the international women's day

The World's Women 2020 - Trends and Statistics

Five years after its adoption of 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and 25 years after the adoption of the Beijing...

Last update 29/10/2020

Human Rights Council: building better policies will break the cycles of poverty and inequality

During the Human Rights Council Social Forum, held on 8 and 9 October in Geneva, the world leaders gathered together...

Last update 29/10/2020
Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, on the occasion of her first opening statement at the Human Rights Council

Michelle Bachelet statement on the death penalty and torture for sexual crimes

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Thursday called on governments worldwide to redouble their efforts to prevent...

Last update 29/10/2020
European Anti-trafficking Day 2020

European Anti-trafficking Day: Human trafficking will not be tolerated

In a statement to mark the European Anti-Trafficking Day, the Council of Europe's Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking...

Last update 24/10/2020
Digital solutions to fight COVID-19

Digital solutions to fight COVID-19

A new Council of Europe report has identified a number of shortcomings in the protection of privacy and personal data in...

Last update 20/10/2020
Roma and travellers report

Pandemic worsens Roma and Travellers poverty and discrimination

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has issued a new bulletin entitled “Coronavirus pandemic in the EU – Impact...

Last update 20/10/2020

FRA: new report on Business and Human Rights - access to remedy

European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) just published a new comparative report that looks at the realities victims face...

Last update 13/10/2020
Seafarers UN photo

UN calls for action from the global business community to help end the humanitarian crisis of seafarers

The UN Human Rights Office and the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights, have joined the United Nations...

Last update 13/10/2020
Global Campus MOOC october 2020

Global Campus of Human Rights: MOOC on Promoting and Protecting Human Rights

The Global Campus of Human Rights offers you to join its new flagship open education initiative, MOOC on Promoting and...

Last update 12/10/2020

International Day of the Girl 2020: "My voice, our equal future"

Every year UNICEF launches an annual campaign with girls to amplify their voices and stand up for their rights on...

Last update 11/10/2020