International

Nelson Mandela World Human Rights Moot Court Competition

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You are cordially invited to participate in the 10th Nelson Mandela World Human Rights Moot Court Competition, due to be held from 15 to 20 July 2018, in Palais des Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland. The Competition is presented by the Centre for Human Rights, based at the University of Pretoria, in partnership with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva Switzerland.

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Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy: last places available

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As part of the programme participants are required to watch and analyse a selection of human rights related screenings at the 75th Venice International Film Festival. Whenever possible, filmmakers, jury members and critics from the cinema world are invited to participate to discussions with the summer school participants.

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VENICE SCHOOL OF HUMAN RIGHTS in partnership with the EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT call for immediate release of Sakharov laureate Nasrin Sotoudeh

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Fellow human rights defenders now gathered in Venice for the Venice School of Human Rights organised by EIUC/GC in partnership with the European Parliament, stand by Ms Nasrin Sotoudeh and are united in a call for the Iranian authorities to fully respect her rights when in detention, during any legal proceedings...

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Media Partnership with ACT Responsible: public vote #YouCannesBeACTive

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ACT responsible organises an exhibition that gathers the best campaigns and initiatives around social and environmental issues showcasing the good work of agencies worldwide and celebrating the role and impact of the industry on crucial issues such as the fight against poverty and exclusion, prevention of diseases, fight against global warming, defence of human rights and protection of biodiversity… For this 17th edition, the exhibition will be held at the heart of the Cannes Festival in the Debussy Foyer, 18 - 22 June 2018, with the support of the Cannes Lions organising committee. The event will last all week long offering a space to discuss and raise awareness on the crucial role and responsibility of the industry.

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Lorenzo Natali Media Prize Ceremony at the #EDD18

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Launched in 1992, the Lorenzo Natali Media Prize has been established with the purpose to award journalists for their exceptional work covering development. This initiative illustrates the EU’s commitment to support  media freedom and pluralism as well as development cooperation...

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