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Voting at the General Assembly. In the upper left, the emblem of the United Nations.

The global civil society reclaim the recognition of the right to peace at UN General Assembly

In view of the submission of the Declaration on the Right to Peace for adoption at the UN General Assembly...

Last update 20/10/2016
The ground at the UN Visitors’ Plaza covered with signatures and drawings for the International Day of Peace.

A joint letter in support of the Declaration on the Right to Peace

The Pope John XXIII Community, in collaboration with other non governmental organizations, has addressed a joint letter to the diplomatic...

Last update 21/10/2016
UN Blue Helmets

Paz sin Fronteras: Civil society organizations and universities recognize the leading role on the right to peace of PSF

The Associazione Comunità Papa Giovanni XXIII (APG23), the Center for Global NonKilling, the International, Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), the...

Last update 28/10/2016
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When Science Trumps Law: seminar with prof. Alan McHughen. Padova, Human Rights Centre, Friday 14 October

In the framework of the academic activities for the a.y 2016/2017 connected to the Joint Ph.D. Degree Programme “Human Rights, Society...

Last update 10/10/2016
Insignia of Italian Republic

OSCE: Italy will chair the Organisation in 2018

Following a consensus decision of the 57 OSCE member States, Italy will chair the organisation in 2018. The decision was...

Last update 22/8/2016
AHRI's logo

AHRI: Utrecht Declaration on Academic Freedom

In the framework of its annual human rights conference, held in Utrecht, The Netherlands, on 1-3 September 2016, the Association...

Last update 5/9/2016
Campaign Logo with "50th Anniversary of the Human Rights Covenants"

Call for papers: International Conference "Looking beyond the 50th Anniversary of the Covenants. What Interdependence and Indivisibility of Human Rights?",...

The Call for paper closed on Monday 10th, October 2016. Acceptance notification will be sent by Monday 17 October 2016....

Last update 1/9/2016
Children running on the playground

Italy adopts IV National Plan for the protection of the rights and development of children and adolescents

On 10 August 2016 the Italian Council of Ministers approved the IV National action and intervention plan for the protection...

Last update 22/8/2016
People working in a building site

Italy: online public consultation on the National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights 2016-2021 open until 10 September...

The Italian Interministerial Committee for Human Rights (CIDU) has launched an online public consultation on the National Action Plan on Business and...

Last update 23/8/2016
House of Representatives

Italy: the decree on the participation to international missions has been converted into law

The Italian President of the Republic Sergio Mattarella has signed the 14 July 2016 law No. 131 that converts the...

Last update 4/8/2016
Logo Cittalia

Italy: VI Report on the reception and sheltering of unaccompanied foreign minors in Italian municipalities

On 27 July 2016 the National Association of Italian Municipalities (ANCI) and Foundation Cittalia presented their VI Report on the...

Last update 3/8/2016
Headquarters of the Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France).

Council of Europe: the fourth opinion on the implementation of the Framework convention on national minorities in Italy was...

On 28 July 2016 the Council of Europe’s Advisory committee on the Framework convention on national minorities published its fourth...

Last update 28/7/2016

Final Conference of the TEMVI Project on situations of severe exploitation and trafficking of minors involved in criminal activities

The Final Conference of the TEMVI Project, which took place in Venice (Italy) last July 7th 2016, was organised with the particular purpose...

Last update 6/7/2016
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Disarm for development: a new appeal from foundation Cultura de paz

On 4 July 2016 the Madrid-based foundation Cultura de paz launched the “Disarm for development” appeal, in line with the...

Last update 7/7/2016

The Italian Data Protection Authority presents to the Italian Parliament its annual report

The Italian Data Protection Authority presented to the Italian Parliament the annual report on the activities carried out in 2015....

Last update 1/7/2016