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Supported by the Permanent Missions of the European Union, France, Italy and Uruguay, a number of international organisations are organising a side-event to complement the annual day on the rights of the child focusing on humanitarian settings.
Promotion of Freedom of religion or belief (FoRB) is a crucial area where media can bring unique added value in promoting the understanding of the right to FoRB, breaking down stereotypes and misconceptions.
This year's report of the UN Special Rapporteur on FoRB focuses on the state and religion relationships and their impact on freedom of religion or belief. Although international law does not prescribe any particular form of state-religion relationship, it does impose a duty on the State to be
This event aims to bring together key humanitarian and human rights actors to address issues to be raised in the resolution on the Rights of the Child to be presented during the 37th session of the Human Rights Council as well as topics for the Annual Day of Discussion on 5 March 2018.
On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the European Union Delegation to the UN, the Swiss Foreign Ministry and the Anne Frank House bring the the exhibition entitled "Let Me Be Myself – The Life Story of Anne Frank" to the UN Palais des Nations. An opening of the
A public event co-organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the World Food Programme, and the Permanent Mission of Colombia to the UN in Geneva to discuss the contribution of Food Security and Agriculture in building sustainable Peace in Colombia.
The event, which marks the 10th anniversary of the first European Day Against Human Trafficking (2007), will highlight the need for a better public awareness about modern slavery and the collaboration between Governments, International Organisations, and Civil Society to prevent human trafficking,
Side Event: Killing in the name of justice? Death penalty in the 21st century Screening of the documentary "The Penalty" followed by a conversation with Will Francome Director of the documentary and Allen Bohnert, Protagonist of the documentary Wednesday, 18 October 2017- Musée d