During the ongoing 40th session of the Human Rights Council, the EU places special focus on the rights of children with disabilities, renewing its commitments to the Convention on the Rights of the Child which marks its 30th anniversary this year.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 08/03/2019
The EU Delegation seeks to recognise excellence in reporting on non-discrimination and diversity by launching an EU Award for Journalists in Indonesia (#eu4wartawan) competition during the 2018 Asian Games and Asian Para Games (18 August- 2 September and 6-13 October respectively) and the Festival
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to INDONESIA and BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - Publication date: 15/08/2018
SEVEN is a transformative theatre piece that weaves together the stories of seven courageous women who overcome abuse of power and advanced the rights of women and girls. SEVEN has toured 42 countries and impacted millions, transforming mindsets and behaviours around the world.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 15/06/2018
Over the past week, the Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission, United Nations Development Programme and European Union organised six events across Fiji to facilitate and nurture the culture of human rights in Fiji and to raise awareness of access to justice reaching out to 516 people,
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the PACIFIC ISLANDS - Publication date: 11/12/2017
Young people will take control of the European Union Delegation social media in Ghana on 26 April 2017, to share their views on how the EU can help ensure that all children are able to Learn, Lead, Decide and Thrive. Every child should have the ability to achieve their fullest potential, this means
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to GHANA - Publication date: 12/04/2017
Minister for Foreign Affairs George W. Vella opened the seminar ‘The Role of Civil Society in Democracies in Transition’, which was held at the Auditorium of the Valletta Campus of the University of Malta. The event was also addressed by the EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/12/2016
The 18th session of the EU-NGO Forum on Human Rights is taking place on 1-2 December in Brussels under the title "United against all forms of Torture: Applying a cross-cutting perspective to prevent, prohibit, and redress torture globally".
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 01/12/2016
On 13-14 October, the Republic of Croatia together with the UNICEF organized the regional conference in Zagreb named „On the move and alone: How to respond effectively to the needs of unaccompanied and separated children in Southeast Europe”.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 28/10/2016
To mark the World Day against the Death Penalty, the EU Delegation to the UN in Geneva, CinéONU, Amnesty International and the Geneva Film Festival on Human Rights (FIFDH) organised on 20 October a thematic film and debate evening. The 2015 British mystery documentary 'The fear of 13'
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 21/10/2016