Complete list of events and updates



New platform for family reunification in Italy: what it is and how it works

Community of Practice, the new online platform created by Save the Children, Croce Rossa Italiana and others to promote and...

Last update 17/10/2023
A view shows houses and buildings destroyed in Israeli strikes, in Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip, October 11, 2023.

The Conclusion of the 54th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Addresses the Israel-Gaza Conflict

On Friday, October 13th, the UN Human Rights Council convened in Geneva, where the conclusion of the meeting was an...

Last update 15/10/2023
Older person in front of a laptop while he writes with a pen on a paper sheet

FRA: new report on ‘Fundamental Rights of older persons: ensuring access to public services in digital society’

As the European ageing population increases, the growing digitalization of our society becomes an issue. Only 1 in 4 people...

Last update 10/10/2023
Refugees ride in the back of a truck as they arrive in Kornidzor, Armenia, September 26, 2023.

United Nations: Human Rights expert calls on Azerbaijan to guarantee the rights of ethnic Armenians Nagorno-Karabakh

On September 27th, Morris Tidball-Binz, the UN Human Rights Council-appointed Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, explained that...

Last update 5/10/2023
A view shows an intensive care unit of the city children's hospital damaged on New Year's Eve by a Russian military strike in Kherson, Ukraine, January 1, 2023.

UN Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine observes systematic and widespread indiscriminate attacks towards civilians

The Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine has proclaimed instances of attacks on Ukrainian civilians, specifically the war crimes...

Last update 3/10/2023

GREVIO: published annual report on violence against women

The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (GREVIO) has issued its...

Last update 2/10/2023
Leaders of states, business and civil society gathered in New York for the Climate Ambition Summit

UN Climate Ambition Summit: “Humanity has opened the gates to hell”

On September 20, the UN Climate Ambition Summit was held in New York, within the High-Level Week 2023 meetings, where...

Last update 1/10/2023

High-level Meeting on the Fight against Tuberculosis

The Heads of State and Government, along with representatives of various States and Governments, convened at the United Nations on...

Last update 30/9/2023
Online Course for International Electoral Observers

Global Campus of Human Rights: International Electoral Observers - Training Seminar

The Global Campus of Human Rights, located in Venice Lido, offers a 5-day course on International Electoral Observers from 13...

Last update 30/9/2023
UN: Health is not a privilege human rights

Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage

The "Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage" held at the United Nations on 21st September 2023...

Last update 29/9/2023
Remains of exploded cluster munitions in an olive groove

UN-partnered Cluster Munition Monitor: record civilian cluster munitions victims as experts urge global ban

The UN-partnered Cluster Munition Monitor (CMC) has released its 2023 report, revealing a disturbing rise in civilian casualties resulting from...

Last update 27/9/2023
UN: High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development

UN High-Level Dialogue urges tax reforms amidst rising illicit financial flows

On September 20, the UN convened a high-level dialogue on financing for development, with a specific focus on promoting inclusive...

Last update 26/9/2023
Political Declaration of the United Nations General Assembly High-level Meeting on Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness and Response on 20th September 2023

Political Declaration of the United Nations General Assembly High-level Meeting on Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness and Response on 20th September 2023...

On the 20th September 2023 the President of the General Assembly, together with the Heads of State and Government, participated...

Last update 25/9/2023
UN logo with colourful background

United Nations SDG Summit: Political Declaration adopted

The 2023 SDG Summit occurred in New York on September 18-19, 2023, marking the start of an intensified push towards...

Last update 24/9/2023

Adoption of the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders: the outcome of AHRI Conference in Bilbao

The international conference held at the University of Deusto in Bilbao from September 7 to 9, 2023, organized by the...

Last update 23/9/2023