Every year natural disasters, conflicts and human rights violations force millions of people to leave their homes and to flee to save their lives. Today, there are more than 59.5 million people in need of help and protection as a consequence of forced...
The 29th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC29), taking place from 15 June to 3 July 2015 in Geneva, will provide us with an opportunity to address some of the most pressing human rights issues across the world.
Towards the end of 2014, the life of 26-year-old Sâa Yawo Koumassadouno, also known as ‘Papus’, was turned upside down not once, but twice.
It all started on 9 October 2014 at the Ebola treatment centre (CTE) in the town of Guéckédou in the Guinée Forestière...
The European Union and Ukraine share an objective which transcends bilateral cooperation: gradual progress towards political association and economic integration.
Resolution of the Arab-Israeli conflict is a strategic priority for Europe. Until this is achieved, there will be little chance of solving other problems in the Middle East.
There is great potential for deeper relations between Iran and the EU. Whilst practical cooperation between the EU and Iran already exists, the scope is currently well below potential.
Through its European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP), the EU works with its southern and eastern neighbours to achieve the closest possible political association and the greatest possible degree of economic integration.