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Peace paths: Lebanon Study Trip, 19-30 September 2022
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Documentary "Paths of Peace: A journey among women, youth and students between Italy and Lebanon for the implementation of the Agenda Women Peace and Security"

Paths of Peace A journey among women, youth and students between Italy and Lebanon for the implementation of the Agenda "Women Peace and Security" The video documents the experience of the study ...

Last update 26 Jan 2023
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Next Generation Networking Event, 3 February 2023

On 3 February 2023, in the framework of the 2023 “Human Rights Go Local: What Works” Academy it will be held an online networking event that seeks to establish a link between ...

Last update 25 Jan 2023
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UN condemns Taliban decision to ban women from universities

In December 2022 the Taliban de facto authorities banned women from accessing universities. This follows the continuous restrictions on women’s rights that took place since August 2021, when ...

Last update 25 Jan 2023
Young people from different countries hugging each others
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OHCHR: Youth Rights Advocacy Toolkit

The United Nations Human Rights Office, Education Above All Foundation and Silatech have collaborated in the creation of the Youth Rights Advocacy Toolkit. Its aim is to strengthen the capacity of ...

Last update 17 Jan 2023
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European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA): Online Open Day, 18 January 2023

On 18 January 2023 the Global Campus of Human Rights will introduce the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA) through the intervention of:  Dr. Orla ...

Last update 13 Jan 2023
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United Nations: Published new guide “Protecting Minority Rights: A Practical Guide to Developing Comprehensive Anti-Discrimination Legislation”

The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights and the Equal Rights Trust have joined forces to launch “Protecting Minority Rights: A Practical Guide to Developing ...

Last update 30 Dec 2022
Servizio Civile Universale al Centro Diritti Umani: aperto il bando per il progetto “CUltuRA di pace, laboratorio di futuro”. Scadenza domande: 10 febbraio 2023
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Universal Civil Service at the Human Rights Centre: call for the project "a culture of peace, a lab for the future". Deadline: 10 February 2023

The Human Rights Centre of the University of Padova "Antonio Papisca" launches the new Universal Civil Service project aimed at 4 young people aged between 18 and 28.  The project, on the ...

Last update 22 Dec 2022
Victor Madrigal-Borloz, UN Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
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United Nations: Mandate of the Independent Expert on SOGI renewed for a second time

On 17 November 2022, the resolution tabling the Annual Report of the Human Rights Council was adopted by the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly without objections to the renewal of the ...

Last update 22 Dec 2022
International Migrant Day 2022
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18 December: International Migrant Day

18 December is International Migrant Day. In 2020 over 281 million people were international migrants while over 59 million people were internally displaced by the end of 2021. The reasons behind ...

Last update 16 Dec 2022
Global Campus of Human Rights 2020
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European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA): call for applications for the academic year 2023/2024

Admissions to the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation for the academic year 2023/2024 are now open! Deadlines for applications: Non-EU and scholarship ...

Last update 16 Dec 2022
Libra and gavel as a simbol of justice
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Ceremony to celebrate Mr. Judge Prof. Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque for his contribution to the defense and enhancement of human rights, 29 November 2022

On 29 November at 12.30 p.m. in the Aula Nievo of Palazzo Bo, a ceremony will be held to honour judge Prof. Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque for his contribution to the defence and enhancement of human ...

Last update 28 Nov 2022
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ICC judges authorize Prosecution to resume investigation in Afghanistan

The Pre-Trial Chamber II of the ICC has authorized the Prosecution to resume the investigation regarding the situation in Afghanistan. The judges found that Afghanistan is not conducting a genuine ...

Last update 23 Nov 2022
Group picture of the Padova Model UPR 5° edition
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The 5th edition of the Padova Model UPR has ended

The 5th edition of the Padova Model UPR, held from 22 to 25 November 2022, came to its conclusion. The event was organised by an international team of students and former delegates, with the support ...

Last update 1 Dec 2022
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University of Padova International Conference Keynote Speaker: UN Special Rapporteur on the promotions and protection of rights in the context of climate change

Mr. Ian Fry was appointed Special Rapporteur on the promotions and protection of rights in the context of climate change by the HUman Rights Council in March 2022. The Mandate of the SR consists in ...

Last update 10 Nov 2022
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University of Padova International Conference Keynote Speaker: OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities

Ambassador Kairat Abdrakhmanov of Kazakhstan was appointed OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities (HCNM) in 2020. The role of the HCNM is focused primarily on addressing the short term ...

Last update 10 Nov 2022