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Democracy and Governance Practice Retreat 2021: in Crisis and Beyond
The first annual retreat for European civil servants and society. 21-25 June, online
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Democracy and Governance Practice Retreat 2021: in Crisis and Beyond The first annual retreat for European civil servants and society. 21-25 June, online

The first annual Democracy and Governance Practice Retreat will be held online on 21-25 June 2021. It will draw participants from the European institutions, EU member states governments, and ...

Last update 8 Jun 2021
Headquarters of the Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France).
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Democracy is in distress, finds the Council of Europe Secretary General’s annual report for 2021

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe has published its annual report for 2021, titled “State of democracy, human rights and the rule of law. A democratic renewal for Europe.” ...

Last update 20 May 2021
Open Democracy
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The Scandinavian countries and the populist radical right: protecting liberal democracy by limiting individual rights?

Francesca Corcella hold’s a master degree in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance from the University of Padua. This In Focus article is an excerpt from her master thesis ...

Last update 19 Apr 2021
A general view of the Human Rights Council meeting
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Resolution of Human Rights Council on Situation of human rights in Belarus

The Human Rights Council adopted, at its 46th session, a resolution (draft version available) on the Situation of human rights in Belarus. The Council expressed concern at the continuing ...

Last update 7 Apr 2021
spring school spgi 2021
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Spring School: International Politics & Security

The Department of Political Science, Law and International Studies (SPGI) of the University of Padua is organising the second edition of the spring school “IPSE – International Politics ...

Last update 4 Apr 2021
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Peace Human Rights Governance (VOL. 4, NO. 1 March, 2020)

AA.VV. (2020)

Rivista Peace Human Rights Governance (PHRG)

Last update 26 Feb 2021
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Peace Human Rights Governance (VOL. 2, NO. 3 November, 2018)

AA.VV. (2018)

Rivista Peace Human Rights Governance (PHRG)

Last update 26 Feb 2021
Global Campus of Human Rights 2020
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Global Campus of Human Rights: call for applications for European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation 2021/2022

Global Campus of Human Rights launches a call for applications for the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA) for the academic year 2021/2022. EMA is a ...

Last update 17 Dec 2020
Anders Knape, International Day of Democracy: statement by the President of the Congress
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International Day of Democracy: statement by the President of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities

The President of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe, Anders Knape, made a statement on the occasion of the International Day of Democracy, the 15th of ...

Last update 24 Sep 2020
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Student Peace Prize 2021 announcement, 15th October 2020

The Student Peace Prize was established in 1999 as an initiative from volunteers from the International Student Festival in Trondheim (ISFiT). It is awarded biennially to a student or student ...

Last update 24 Sep 2020
Together for the UN. A Universal Convention for the strengthening and democratization of the United Nations, Monday 21 settembre 2020, Uniersity of Padova
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Together for the UN

Monday 21 settembre 2020 | 15.00 – 18.00 Uniersity of Padova, Teatro Ruzante, Riviera Tito Livio 45 - Padova Participation in the meeting is possible: - in presence, until the available ...

Last update 30 Mar 2021
Rapporto CIVICUS Monitor 2019
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CIVICUS: The Civic Space is severely under threat

The CIVICUS Monitor research shows that the Covid-19 pandemic has further accelerated the erosion of civic space, while health and economic concerns have taken the public stage, insidious power ...

Last update 17 Jun 2020
Kenya’s Supreme Court upholds President Uhuru Kenyatta’s election victory following a re-run in 2017.
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Advancing Human Rights and Democracy through Electoral Justice: The Case of Kenya

Giammarco Guzzetti  holds a master's degree in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance from the University of Padova. This In Focus article is an excerpt from his master thesis, discussed in ...

Last update 14 May 2020
european union flag
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European Union: open letter from MEPs and civil society on possible threats to the rule of law

On April 15, 2020, in an open letter addressed to the European Commission and the Council of the European Union, eighty members of the European Parliament and representatives of several civil ...

Last update 28 Apr 2020
Picture of the participants in the meeting of Italian UNESCO Chiars, Group 1, Rome, 27 November 2019
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Meeting of Italian UNESCO Chairs Group 1 “Cultural identity, migration, human rights, development and health"

The UNESCO Chair “Human Rights, Democracy and Peace” of the University of Padova took part in the meeting of the Italian UNESCO Chairs, which was held on 27 November 2019 at University ...

Last update 16 Dec 2019