27/06/2016 - 15:17
Commission of the inquiry on the Syrian Republic
Countries’ reactions to the Commission’s report
Greece aligns itself with the European Union and recognizes the crimes of Isis against the Yezidis. It expressed a deep concern towards the fact...
24/06/2016 - 11:12
Violence and discrimination against women
The Special Rapporteur on violence against women of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Dubravka Simonovic was presenting her report on violence and discrimination against...
23/06/2016 - 15:55
First panelist: A Human Rights Defender
The practice of arbitrary detentions and the responsibility of the Syrian government
The first panelist to take the floor was a Syrian human rights defender. He began his statement by condemning the...
20/06/2016 - 16:10
A long term process: the impact of the 70s on the reproductive rights of women
Ireland has been aligned on the United Kingdom’s position all throughout the beginning of the nineteenth century. In 1918, women were already allowed to vote (to draw the...
10/06/2016 - 17:34
Building Legitimacy in Fragile States
Dr. Eileen Babbitt, the director of the Institute for Human Security, started introducing the subject. First of all, she explained the importance of the Fletcher School project: to bridge the gap between...
06/06/2016 - 16:33
The intervention of His Excellency Roderick van Schreven: justice is a long-lasting process
The Ambassador of the Netherlands to the UN in Geneva, His Excellency Roderick van Schreven, began by introducing the subject. He underlined the fact that...