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United Nations Office, Geneva. View of the Palais des Nations, with the flags of the Member States of the United Nations.

A delegation of representatives of Italian local authorities at the United Nations Human Rights Council for the international recognition of...

On joint initiative of the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua, of the UNESCO Chair "Human Rights, Democracy...

Last update 20/6/2014
Symbol of the Region of Veneto

The Regional Council of Veneto approves the petitionary motion for the international recognition of peace as a fundamental right of...

On 12 June 2014, the Regional Council of Veneto approved by large majority, just one abstention, a petitionary motion presented...

Last update 20/6/2014
Group shot of students, graduates and volunteers in Civil Service of the University of Padua with Shirin Ebadi.

Peace and Human Rights: young people meet Nobel Peace Prize Shirin Ebadi, Giavera del Montello (Treviso), 7-8 June 2014

Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi was a special guest on two occasions at the annual festival Ritmi e Danze dal...

Last update 10/6/2014
Logo of the musical competition Voci per la libertà. Una canzone per Amnesty

Amnesty International and Voci della Liberta reward the best song in Italian dedicated to human rights

"Atto di forza", by Francesco and Max Gazzè is the winning song of the twelfth edition of the Italian Amnesty International...

Last update 15/5/2014
External view of the Palace of Nations in Geneva. A globe stands in front of the Palace, the work of sculptor Paul Manship, a metal sphere, the inside of which contains figures representing the zodiac weaved with one another.

Study trip to Geneva for the students of the Master Degree in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance, and the European...

From May 11th to 15th 2014, the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua and the Master’s Degree in...

Last update 11/5/2014
Doves, symbols of peace, are freed near the shrine of Hazrat Ali in the city of Mazar Sharif, Afghanistan, on the International Day of Peace.

Right to Peace: the legal advisor of the Ambassador of Costa Rica at the UN to meet with the students...

On Wednesday, 2 April 2014, starting at 11 A.M. David Fernandez Puyana, the legal advisor of Ambassador Christian Guillermet Fernandez...

Last update 1/4/2014
A sign with the text "Conseil de l'Europe" in French, with the flags of some member states hanging above.

European Committee of Social Rights: Italy condemned for failing to provide access to services for pregnancy termination

In the decision delivered on 10th March 2014 in relation to the collective complaint n. 87/2012 (International Planned Parenthood Federation...

Last update 24/3/2014
Logo Italian Coordination of Local Authorities for Peace and Human Rights

One after the other, Italian municipalities are endorsing a petitionary motion on the human right to peace

Italian Town Councils from Marsciano (Umbria) to Desenzano (Lombardia), from Certaldo (Toscana) to Reggio Emilia (Emilia Romagna), from Mesagne (Puglia)...

Last update 20/3/2014

Italian University Association for European Studies (AUSE): Workshop “Civil society: towards the 2014 European elections”. Florence, 21 March 2014

The Italian University Association for European Studies (AUSE, Associazione Universitaria di Studi Europei) and the Research Centre on European Integration...

Last update 20/3/2014
Refugee children attending classes at the Ain-El-Sultan Camp school for boys in the Jordan Valley, Jordan, January 1957.

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research: new Guidelines to welcome and integrate foreign students

Eight years after its first draft, in February 2014 the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research published the new...

Last update 7/3/2014
Panoramic photo of the building headquarters of the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg, France.

European Court of Human Rights: Italy sentenced again for inhuman and degrading treatment in relation to prison conditions

In the judgment delivered on 11th February 2014 in relation to the Contrada case (n. 2)(n. 7509/08), the European Court...

Last update 11/2/2014
Flag of Ukraine

Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua to stop violence in Ukraine

We strongly condemn violence, repression and  dictatorial regime in Ukraine. The Ukrainian people has the fundamental right to self-determination. We...

Last update 21/2/2014
Logo European Network of Ombudsmen

Seminar: The contribution of regional Italian Ombudsman institutions to human rights implementation: a European endeavour

A seminar on "The contribution of regional Italian Ombudsman institutions to human rights implementation: a European endeavour" is organised by...

Last update 7/2/2014
Migrants boats abandoned on the beach of the island of Lampedusa, the destination of the flows of many migrants from North African States

International Organization for Migration: 10 proposals for a human rights-based approach to migration in Italy

In response to the recent controversy regarding the Centres for Identification and Expulsion (CIE) and the criminal offence of illegal...

Last update 3/2/2014
Panoramic photo of the building headquarters of the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg, France.

The European Court of Human Rights condemns Italy for inhuman treatments and violation of the right to private and family...

In two recent judgments published on January 21st, 2014, the European Court of Human Rights condemned the Italian government for...

Last update 30/1/2014