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Alessandro Passaro, Pausa Reiki, 2013

Seminars “Women Peacebuilders” and “Women Human Rights Defenders”

The October 31st, 2020 is the 20th Anniversary of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325, which has paved the way...

Last update 4/9/2020
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Presentation of the Italian Yearbook of Human Rights 2020, Padova 24th September 2020

On Thursday 24th of September 2020 at 5:30 pm, the Italian Yearbook of Human Rights will be presented in Sala Paladin of...

Last update 24/8/2020
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Padova Model UPR 2020 -- Second call for application

The Human Rights Centre “Antonio Papisca”, along with the Department of Political Science, Law and International Studies of the University...

Last update 17/8/2020

Calls for Abstracts: Educational and school inclusion in the European framework - Minority Reports. Cultural Disability Studies. Deadline: 30 September...

The journal Minority Reports. Cultural Disability Studies devotes the monographic issue 13 / II 2021 to the topic of school...

Last update 12/8/2020
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Global Witness Annual Report on Land and Environmental Defenders: attacks are on the rise

In July 2020, Global Witness published an Annual Report on Land and Environmental Defenders. The report, entitled Defending Tomorrow, contains information...

Last update 12/8/2020

Training Programme for human rights defenders. Deadline: 20 August 2020.

The Hertie School’s Executive Education is offering a long-term capacity- and alliance-building programme, entitled Recharging Advocacy for Rights in Europe. The training...

Last update 5/8/2020
Amnesty International Italia

Amnesty International Italia: the report on lockdown’s measures in Italy during the phase 1 of the COVID-19 pandemic

During the handover of signatures of the appeal #Nessunoescluso to the president of Council of ministers Giuseppe Conte, Amnesty International...

Last update 1/8/2020

100 scholarships for refugee students with international protection - Deadline: 30th July 2020

The Italian Ministry of Interior offers 100 scholarships for the A.Y. 2020/21 to refugee students who obtained international protection in Italy by 30th July 2020,...

Last update 16/7/2020
Proposta di Pace “Noi siriani”

An alternative to war, terror and dying in silence. A peace proposal born from Syrian refugees in Lebanon

On Wednesday, 15 July 2020 at 17:30, it will be held an online seminar dedicated to the war in Syria...

Last update 13/7/2020
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Human Rights Council: The Ambassador Cornado’s intervention on COVID-19 impact in Italy

On the first day of the 44th Human Rights Council session, the Ambassador Gian Lorenzo Cornado (Permanent Representative of Italy to...

Last update 9/7/2020
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PHRG - Peace Human Rights Governance: the July issue is out

The second issue of 2020 of the University of Padova Human Rights Centre's scientific journal, Peace Human Rights Governance (PHRG),...

Last update 8/7/2020
The gender pay gap is unacceptable

Right to equal pay: European Committee of Social Rights finds violations in 14 countries

The European Committee of Social Rights (ECSR) has found violations of the right to equal pay and the right to equal opportunities in...

Last update 1/7/2020
The International Criminal Court in The Hague (ICC/CPI), Netherlands.

US Government directly attacks the International Criminal Court and its judicial independence

The United States Government's decision to target and sanction individual staff of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is a direct attack to...

Last update 29/6/2020

Council of Europe and UNHCR: new course on the Alternatives to immigration detention

On the occasion of World Refugee Day on 20 June, the Council of Europe launched a HELP/UNHCR free online course on...

Last update 28/6/2020
A woman living in Kassab Camp for Internally Displaced People in Kutum, North Darfur, expresses her sorrow over the increase in rapes in the area.

International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

On the 19th of June, the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) on Sexual Violence in Conflict, together...

Last update 19/6/2020