The Viennese city government decided in its governmental programme 2010 to emphasize human rights aspects within its agenda.
Thus, human rights expert Manfred Nowak, head of the Research Platform "Human Rights in the European Context, was commissioned with an analysis of the current situation and suggestions for a work programme 2014.
With this event the core results will be presented and the implementation process wil be started.
The presentation and panel discussion will be held in German.
The Platform on Human Rights in the European Context has the great pleasure to invite you to a Panel Discussion, in cooperation with the Platform for European Integration Research (EIF) and the Platform on Migration and Integration Research:
Human Rights and the EU´s refugee policy after "Lampedusa": Perspectives of academics and practicioners
Hannes Tretter (Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights) gives a speech on the topic: "War and Human Rights Aspects of Hostage-Taking"
Registration per e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
To mark the Human Rights Day on 10 December, the European Union is hosting a dialogue among representatives from the European Union, the business world, the United Nations and Civil Society to examine key challenges in implementing human rights and corporate social responsibility into business conduct and operations.
Karin Lukas (Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights), expert on Human Rights in Development Cooperation and Business will participate in the discussion.
Registration per e-mail till 26.11. 2013: email@example.com
Within the "Make Chocolate Fair" Campaign Südwind organises a movie screening on the topic of child labour in the cacao production.
The movie screening will be followed by a Round Table Discussion.
Participants: Karin Lukas (Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights), Ulrike Lunacek (Member of EU Parliament) and Bernhard Zeilinger (Südwind)
Please register via: firstname.lastname@example.org or 01/58 55 888
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Aaron Aites und Audrey Ewell | USA | 2012 | 97 min | English Subtitles