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United Nations: 12 new elected countries to serve new terms on Human Rights Council

12 new countries were chosen to serve a three year period in the Human Rights Council. After the voting ended, the UN Assembly President announced the chosen countries that will begin their work on ...

Last update 5 Nov 2022
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Ph.D Cycle 34: "Human Rights, Society, and Multi-level Governance", student’s thesis defense

Today, on July 13th 2022, our students from the Cycle 34 of the Ph.D programme defended their doctoral theses for the issue of the title “Dottore di ricerca - International Doctorate in Human ...

Last update 20 Jul 2022
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Council of Europe: new guidelines addressing the risks of digital political campaigning

The Council of Europe issued a set of guidelines to address new challenges that come along with the dynamic development of innovative digital political communication techniques. According to the ...

Last update 20 Apr 2022
GCHR Electoral Technical Assistance
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Global Campus of Human Rights: Electoral Technical Assistance, application deadline 20 April 2022

The Global Campus of Human Rights organises a newly designed course - Electoral Technical Assistance training - that will take place from 6 to 8 May 2022 in the Monastery of San ...

Last update 20 Apr 2022
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
Online Course for International Electoral Observers
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Global Campus of Human Rights: Online Course for International Electoral Observers. Enrolment until 15 January 2020.

The Global Campus launched its new Online Course for International Electoral Observers. Open and legitimate elections are the indispensable foundation for sustainable development and an effective ...

Last update 20 Nov 2020
Protests in Belarus 2020
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UN experts condemn threats against women human rights defenders in Belarus

Independent experts appointed by the UN Human Rights Council criticised Belarus for persecuting women human rights defenders in the context of the mass protests taking place in the country since ...

Last update 14 Nov 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
Simulation held during the Training for International Electoral Observers
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Global Campus of Human Rights: Training for International Electoral Observers

Applications are open to participate in the training seminars to become International Electoral Observers organized by the Global Campus of Human Rights.  The course is aimed at providing ...

Last update 12 Jul 2019
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EIUC: training for international electoral observers

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) has developed a course aiming at providing training to civilian staff in election observation missions. The aim of ...

Last update 5 Oct 2018
International Electoral Observers
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EIUC: Training for International Electoral Observers

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) promotes a Training for International Electoral Observers. The aim of the seminar is to delivering a ...

Last update 29 Jan 2018
EIUC: Training for International Electoral Observers - Nov 2017
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EIUC: Training for International Electoral Observers

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) promotes a Training for International Electoral Observers. The training, structured in two different modules, aims ...

Last update 7 Aug 2017
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EIUC: Training for International Electoral Observers

Admissions to the two three-day modules (20th-22nd March 2017 and 23rd-25th March 2017) of the training seminar for International Electoral Observers promoted by EIUC are open until 12th February ...

Last update 2 Feb 2017
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EIUC: Training for International Electoral Observers

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) promotes a Training for International Electoral Observers. The training, structured in two different modules, aims ...

Last update 5 Sep 2015
Thorbjørn Jagland, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe
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Council of Europe: meeting between Secretary General and Ukrainian President to discuss Ukrainian crisis

On 2 September 2014 Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland met Ukrainian President Poroshenko and Foreign Minister Klimkin in Kiev. The main topic of the talks was the ...

Last update 5 Sep 2014