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Young people and gender stereotypes: data from Centro Veneto Progetti Donna
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Young people and gender stereotypes: data from Centro Veneto Progetti Donna

"Centro Veneto Progetti Donna" published its analysis on the overall results collected from the questionnaires answered by the classes who joined the path “Knowing beyond stereotypes” in ...

Last update 10 Sep 2021
10 years of the Istanbul Convention
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Council of Europe: 10 years of the Istanbul Convention

On 11 May 2011, the Council of Europe celebrates the 10th anniversary of The Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence, also known as the Istanbul ...

Last update 10 May 2021
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FRA: new report on Business and Human Rights - access to remedy

European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) just published a new comparative report that looks at the realities victims face when they seek redress for business-related human rights abuses. ...

Last update 13 Oct 2020
A woman living in Kassab Camp for Internally Displaced People in Kutum, North Darfur, expresses her sorrow over the increase in rapes in the area.
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International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

On the 19th of June, the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) on Sexual Violence in Conflict, together with the Office of the SRSG for Children and Armed ...

Last update 22 Jun 2020
No Hate Speach Youth Campaign
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Bookmarks - A manual for combating hate speech online through human rights education (2020 Revised edition)

The Council of Europe published the revised edition of Bookmarks- A manual for combating hate speech online through human rights education, which reflects the end of its coordination of the No Hate ...

Last update 11 Jun 2020
GREVIO's First Report on Italy
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On male violence against women: GREVIO’s First Report on the application of the Istanbul Convention in Italy

On 25 May 2020, the Human Rights Centre held a web seminar on the first GREVIO Baseline Evaluation Report on Italy on legislative and other measures giving effect to the provisions of the Council of ...

Last update 27 May 2020
Covid - 19
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Domestic violence in the context of COVID-19 lockdowns

On 27 March 2020, the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women, Dubravka Simonovic, urged all States to uphold the human rights of women and children and come up with urgent measures to the ...

Last update 21 Apr 2020

Appeal for peace in Syria

by the Human Rights Centre and the UNESCO Chair “Human Rights, Democracy and Peace” of the University of Padova, 14 October 2019 Stop immediately the Turkish unilateral military ...

Last update 26 Mar 2024
Nobel Peace Prize Leymah Gbowee at the University of Padova Human Rights Centre "Antonio Papisca"
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The Nobel Peace Prize 2011 Leymah Gbowee at the Human Rights Centre "Antonio Papisca"

The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 2011 Leymah Gbowee gave a talk to doctoral candidates, students and professors of the Joint Ph.D in Human Rights, Society, and Multi-level Governance and of the ...

Last update 25 Mar 2019
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Italian Council of Ministers: New legislative decree approved on Universal Civil Service

The approval of the decree implementing Article 8 of the law n. 106, 6th June 2016, relating to the discipline of the new Universal Civil Service has been made official. The measure allows ...

Last update 21 Feb 2017
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White Helmets Beyond the Revenge

Research presentation seminar, Human Rights Centre, 6 March 2013 The seminar presents the first results of the research realised in the framework of the Volunteer National Civil Service project ...

Last update 28 Oct 2015
Cut the wings of arms, Italian campaign for disarmament, 2011
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Italian Network for Disarmament and Roundtable of Civil Interventions for Peace: proposed Agenda for Peace and Disarmament construction in the next legislature

The member organizations of Italian Network for Disarmament and Roundtable of Civil Interventions for Peace launches an Agenda containing a series of proposals relevant for the construction of ...

Last update 8 Mar 2013
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White helmets beyond revenges

Experimental civil service project on the issues of unarmed and non-violent civil defense (Association Comunità Papa Giovanni XXIII, FOCSIV, Caritas Italiana). The programme about this ...

Last update 29 Jun 2012
Father Alejandro Solalinde, Human Rights Defender
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Father Solalinde, Mexican defender of migrants’ rights, meets the students of the degree and post-graduate Course on human rights at the Human Rights Centre

The Interdepartmental Centre on Human Rights and the Rights of Peoples, in collaboration with Peace Brigades International and the Municipality of Padua, will host a meeting with Father Solalinde, ...

Last update 29 Mar 2019
Postcard depicting a girl and boy with arms raised, jumping among the clouds in the sky above Padua; in the background, the Palazzo della Ragione and the Specola (astronomy observatory) of Padua.
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National Civil Service at the Human Rights Centre “Volunteers in an editorial unit: communicate human rights and enhance peace”

An announcement of public examination has been published for the selection of 114 volunteers to employ in projects of National Civil Service at the University of Padua. The Human Rights Centre has ...

Last update 29 Mar 2019