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
Address by Dr Riina Kionka, EU Ambassador to South Africa, on the occasion of the Graduation Ceremony of the Centre for Human Rights Programmes, University of Pretoria (10 December 2019) Dear students, professors, distinguished guests, ambassadors, colleagues from Brussels, Ladies and Gentlemen! It
Author: European Union Delegation to South Africa - Publication date: 10/12/2019
La Délégation de l'Union européenne à Maurice a organisé une marche silencieuse dans les rues de la capitale pour marquer la Journée internationale pour l'élimination de la violence à l'égard des femmes.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 23/11/2019
PROGRAMME | 26 September 2019, UNHQ, Conference Room 2 9:55 Arrival 10:00- 10:15 Opening Key Note Address by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Michelle Bachelet. Key Note Address by EU High Representative/ Vice President, Ms. Federica Mogherini. 10:15 – 10:25 Photo Op
A project by Lesotho's women’s rights organisations that aims to contribute towards the development of transformative gender policies and laws and to contribute to the economic empowerment of women, especially survivors of gender-based violence.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LESOTHO - Publication date: 03/09/2019
Co-organised by the EU Delegation to the UN and Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect will discuss the hate speech and what is the remedy. The event will be introduced by the European Union Ambassador. Panel Karen Smith, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General on the
The project aims at supporting the prevention and elimination of early marriages, discrimination on Inheritance of girl children and violence against LGBTI Persons as a strategy to attain gender equality in Lesotho.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LESOTHO - Publication date: 21/05/2019
press Category: Statements on behalf of the EU Tags: #EU4HumanRights Regions: Africa Mauritius Topics: EU Global Strategy Human Rights & Democracy Editorial Sections: Mauritius Unique ID: 190517_7 Press Location: Bruxelles
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 17/05/2019