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International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - Youth Standing Up Against Racism
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International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - Youth Standing Up Against Racism

On March 21, the world marks the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the day the police in Sharpeville, South Africa, opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful ...

Last update 18 Mar 2021
ECRI report 2020 foto
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ECRI annual report 2020: Covid-19 deepened inequalities, racism, growing religious intolerance, and backlash against LGBTI people

The Council of Europe’s Commission against racism and intolerance (ECRI), at the occasion of the International Day against Racial Discrimination on 21 March, has published its 2020 annual ...

Last update 22 Mar 2021
Osservatorio nazionale contro le discriminazioni nello sport
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UNAR launches the National Observatory Against Discrimination in Sport

The National Observatory against Discrimination in Sport was born, thanks to the memorandum of understanding signed in Rome at the headquarters of the UNAR - National Office against Racial ...

Last update 4 Sep 2020
Logo of the Office of the UN High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR)
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UN experts: Legal changes and climate of hatred threaten migrants’ rights in Italy

GENEVA (21 November 2018) – Italy’s proposed tightening of immigration rules will have a serious impact on migrants’ lives, and are of grave concern, UN human rights experts* said ...

Last update 22 Nov 2018
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Council of Europe: an initiative to let everyone know ECRI’s General Policy Recommendations

The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) was established by the Council of Europe in 1993. It is an independent human rights monitoring body specialised in questions relating to ...

Last update 30 Oct 2018
A blackboard with some of the topics of "Erasmus+ BRAVE - Building Resilience Against Violent Extremism" project
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Erasmus+ BRAVE - Building Resilience Against Violent Extremism: the outcome booklet has been published

The final outcome of the project “B.R.A.V.E. Building Resilience Against Violent Extremism” has been published. The project aimed to prevent the outbreak of extremist violence in ...

Last update 30 Mar 2018
House of Representatives
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Italy: the Parliament approves a law criminalising negationism

On 8 June 2016, the Italian Parliament approved the draft legislation n. 2874-B that modifies the 1975 legislation on the ratification of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms ...

Last update 15 Jun 2016
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Council of Europe: ECRI publishes its fifth report on Italy

The Council of Europe’s European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) published its fifth report on Italy on 7 June 2016. The report identifies major improvements as well as great ...

Last update 7 Jun 2016
Neal Hall - The poet of human rights
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Neal Hall, The poet of human rights

University Human Rights Centre Wednesday April 20, 2016 | 15.30 – 17.00   Poetry reading and conversation with one of the major poetic voices of America. Introduction by Francesca ...

Last update 26 Mar 2019
Poster della Campagna "No alla discriminazione" del Consiglio d'Europa, 2010
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Italian Government approves National Action Plan against Racism, Xenophobia and Intolerance

With the National Plan of Action against Racism, Xenophobia and Intolerance, the Minister of Labor and Social Policies, with a mandate in integration issues, is planning to enforce a ...

Last update 21 Oct 2015
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2014 Annual report of the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance: a dramatic increase in antisemitism, Islamophobia and online hate speech

The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) published its Annual report which identifies a dramatic increase in antisemitism, Islamophobia, online hate speech and xenophobic ...

Last update 21 Jul 2015
The Human rights centre director, prof. Marco Mascia, welcoming ECRI Commission, "P.Cancellieri" library, Human rights centre, Padua, 24 November 2010.
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European Commission against racism and intolerance (ECRI) meets civil society representatives at the Human Rights Centre

On 26 November 2010 the latest visit in Italy of the delegation of the European Commission against racism and intolerance (ECRI) ended. This independent monitoring body, established in 2002 by the ...

Last update 29 Jun 2012
Fabio Perocco, professor of Sociology of migrations and intercultural relations, Officer of Laboratorio Immigrazione (Immigration lab) of Ca' Foscari University of Venice, addresses to ECRI commission
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Council of Europe: ECRI publishes its 4th report on Italy

The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance of the Council of Europe (ECRI) published on 21 February 2012, a new report on Italy. ECRI's Chair ad interim, François Sant'Angelo, ...

Last update 21 Feb 2012
Pavel Nedved, La mia vita normale. Di corsa tra rivoluzione, Europa e Pallone d'oro" (Add Editore, 2010)
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Pavel Nedved, former Golden Ball in 2003, meets the students of the degree and post-graduate Courses on human rights of the Univeristy of Padua

Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua, Aula Magna of the Department of Sociology, via Cesarotti, 10/12, Tuesday 15 February 2011 – 3 p.m. In the framework of the Jean Monnet course ...

Last update 11 Nov 2015
Pavel Nedved with the staff of the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua, 2011
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Pavel Nedved, former Golden Ball in 2003, at the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua (15 February 2011)

In the framework of the educational activities of the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua, a meeting with Pavel Nedved, Golden Ball 2003, has been realised on the occasion of the ...

Last update 18 Feb 2011