The Delegation of the European Union to India is launching an EU-India Webinar Series to discuss current issues of significance to the European Union and India in this global crisis following the COVID-19 pandemic.
On 27 March, Dr. Makoto Suematsu, President of the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED), who is also a key person in the G-7 discussions on research and development actions addressing the COVID-19 outbreak, visited the EU Delegation to Japan to inform EU and its Science and
The past decade has witnessed continuous challenges in advancing gender equality, protecting and fulfilling women's rights and ending discrimination on any ground, including on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity. Often, in the name of religion or belief, women and LGBTI persons
Responding to drug-related harms remains one of the most pressing challenges facing govenernments, and one that engages a wide range of human rights. In the spirit of inter-agency cooperation, since 2016 the OHCHR partnered with the UNDP, WHO, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and the
The Good Human Rights Stories initiative is entering its 4th round: The EU Delegation together with coalition partners in Geneva is pleased to co-organise another high-level side event, showcasing Good Human Rights Stories from all continents. Ministers and high-level officials will gather on the
It is our pleasure to invite you to our upcoming event “Mobilising to Advance the SDGs” jointly hosted by the Delegation of the European Union to the International Organisations in Vienna, the Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens, the UN Joint SDG Fund and the OPEC Fund for International
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
The Good Human Rights Stories initiative promotes a fresh & positive narrative on human rights in the world. Some of the stories we present are about small victories for a few people. Others concern laws and constitutions, have extended rights to millions of people. But they all have something