The EU has a longstanding policy promoting respect for human rights in all third countries. In this regard, the EU Guidelines on Death Penalty adopted in 2013 state that the EU will continue its long-standing campaign against the death penalty. In a recent development, the European Parliament and
Автор: Press and information team of the Delegation to NEW ZEALAND - Publication date: 10/12/2016
Every year 10 December marks the Human Rights Day (HRD). It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The EU offers and will continue to offer significant support to the HRD. It plays a leading role in promoting a
Автор: Press and information team of the Delegation to NEW ZEALAND - Publication date: 09/12/2016
Minister for Foreign Affairs George W. Vella opened the seminar ‘The Role of Civil Society in Democracies in Transition’, which was held at the Auditorium of the Valletta Campus of the University of Malta. The event was also addressed by the EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/12/2016
The 18th session of the EU-NGO Forum on Human Rights is taking place on 1-2 December in Brussels under the title "United against all forms of Torture: Applying a cross-cutting perspective to prevent, prohibit, and redress torture globally".
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 01/12/2016