On this day, 70 years ago, the Member States of the United Nations came together to adopt the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This step brought the world together after the greatest tragedy in human history. We have come a long way since then.
On the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities marked on 3 December, the European Union (EU) Delegation in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UNICEF, "Regional Development" Public Union under the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the ASAN
We are happy to announce our new Open Call for Applications under the 2019 Eastern Partnership Civil Society Fellowship Programme! If you are a young civil society activist from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova or Ukraine with new ideas for improving your community or country and you
The candidacy of Ms Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle for the post of Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organisation, was submitted in Rome on Monday 17 December 2018. The next Director General will be elected by the 194 Member States of the Organisation during its 41st Conference in June 2019.
Violence against women and girls still takes place every day, inside and outside the European Union. This violation of human rights is pervasive and has many different faces: it happens regardless of social background, whether at home, at work, at school, in the street, playing sports or online. It
/file/echo-scjpg_enecho-sc.jpg Languages: Georgian press Category: Factsheets Regions: Europe and Central Asia Eastern Europe Armenia Azerbaijan Georgia paragraphs: Introduction The South Caucasus region is particularly prone to natural hazards, including earthquakes, floods, and landslides.
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to prevent conflicts, build peace and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking another step towards cementing its
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