Current Size: 100%

Events

Fluchtpunkt Gender. Perspectives on Migration, Flight and Gender

The panel discussion "Fluchtpunkt Gender" with Sabine Mandl (BIM), Livia Styp-Rekowska (International Organisation for Migration), Saskia Stachowitsch (oiip / Universität Wien) and Judith Haller (Austrian Red Cross) - organized by the Austrian Institute for International Politics (OiiP) - addresses perspectives on migration, flight and gender.

Details
Location: 
Berggasse 7, 1090 Wien

Art celebrates Human Rights

To the benefit of the House of Human Rights, Linz Music Theater and SOS Menschenrechte invite to the gala "Art celebrates Human Rights" with artists from the Brucknerorchester and the Landestheater Linz for the 4th time in a row. On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Manfred Nowak (BIM) holdes a guest lecture.

Details
Location: 
Linzer Musiktheater, Linz, Austria

FRA Fundamental Rights Forum 2018

70 years Human Rights

Global threats are eroding human rights progress and commitments. This is happening even though the Universal Declaration of Human Rights has existed for 70 years, and the EU has its very own Charter of Fundamental Rights. The Forum is organised by the European Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA). Over three days, it will host open sessions, talks and panel debates.

Details
Location: 
META Stadt, Dr.-Otto-Neurath-Gasse 3, 1220 Wien

FRA Fundamental Rights Forum: The power of art in promoting belonging

70 Years Human Rights

On Day 3 of the FRA Fundamental Rights Forum (25. - 27. September), Manfred Nowak (BIM) joins the panel discussion as a commentator on the power of art in promoting belonging. Panelists include  Dean Vuletic (University of Vienna), Ani Zonneveld (Writer, Singer) and Andrea Kuhn (Director of Nuremberg International Human Rights Film Festival).

Details
Location: 
META Stadt, Dr.-Otto-Neurath-Gasse 3, 1220 Wien

FRA Fundamental Rights Forum: Securing social rights through equal opportunities and access to the labour market

70 Years Human Rights

On 26. September 2018, Manfred Nowak (BIM) and Karin Lukas (BIM) take part in the FRA Fundamental Rights Forum as panelists in the working group on "securing social rights through equal opportunities and access to the labour market". Other experts include Nikita Sanaullah (European Youth Forum), Ursula Till-Tentschert and Andrey Ivanov (both FRA).

Details
Location: 
META Stadt, Dr.-Otto-Neurath-Gasse 3, 1220 Wien

“Destroyed from Within” Sexual violence against men and boys in Syria and Turkey

Conflict-related sexual violence is among the many human rights violations that have characterized the armed conflict in Syria. While disproportionally impacting women and girls, sexual violence against men and boys has also been documented by the UN and by international and national non-governmental organizations.

Details
Location: 
Palais des Nations, Room XXIII, Geneva, Switzerland

Annual conference on Implementing the European Pillar of Social Rights – Experiences and Practices in European Countries and International Perspectives

Karin Lukas (BIM) is Panelist of the Working Group on Social Rights at the Fundamental Rights Forum 2018. In regard therof, she will give a presentation on the European Pillar of Social Rights at the Annual Conference of the European Poverty Reduction Network on September, 28th.

Details
Location: 
Kultursaal der VHS Wien Rudolfsheim, Schwender 41, 1150, Wien

Pages