Organised crime profits from vulnerable legal frameworks, threatening the most vulnerable populations and plunging victims into poverty and hardship. A global problem requires a multilateral solution. In its Resolution 53/111 of 9 December 1998, the United Nations' General Assembly (UNGA)
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to UN and OSCE in Vienna - Publication date: 17/11/2020
“Remember why you started,” reads the quote hanging on a wall in the South Mitrovica police station. Whenever Aferdita looks at this simple, yet meaningful adage, she is reminded of her first steps in the Kosovo Police School and her never-ending commitment to the service.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 16/11/2020
The European External Action Services is organizing an international conference on "The role of the European Union on the Protection and Enhancement of Cultural Heritage in conflict and crisis”, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the signature of the UNESCO Convention on the Means of
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 07/11/2020
Six United Nations agencies and departments (UNEP, UNDP, UNHABITAT, PBSO, DPA and DESA), coordinated by the UN Framework Team for Preventive Action, have partnered with the European Union to help countries identify, prevent and transform tensions over natural resource as part of conflict prevention
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/11/2020
The European Union Delegation to Australia has worked with the Australian Human Rights Commission since 2015. In 2020, it is a proud partner of the Kep Enderby Memorial Lecture: Racial equality in the time of COVID-19 and the (upcoming) ‘Racism. It Stops With Me.’ campaign.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the Australia - Publication date: 05/11/2020
EUAM Iraq Gender and Human Rights adviser Jeff Hoppenbrouwers of Dutch origin shares his views on the fragile social and political situation in Iraq. 1. Can you briefly describe your current position in the Mission and the main areas of work you focus on? I work as the Human Rights and Gender
Author: Publication date: 31/10/2020