Delegation of the European Union to Armenia

Roundtable on Reprisals against Human Rights Defenders, including for cooperation with the UN

10/02/2020 - 16:40

10 February 2020, New York - Event with EUSR Gilmore on Reprisals


The Roundtable will contribute to the following outcomes:
• Increased understanding among the wider UN membership and the UN system of the issue of reprisals against human rights defenders who engage with the UN;
• Increased commitment by all regional groups to respond to and prevent intimidation and reprisals;
• Discussion on steps towards closer cooperation between regional organizations and the UN to provide protection for human rights defenders engaging with the UN.

Conference Room 9
United Nations Headquarters

10017 New York
United States of America