“Human rights: Enhancing equal citizenship rights in education” reviews the panel proceedings and the deliberations that were delivered by representatives from the Ministry of Education of the Kingdom of Bahrain, the UNESCO Liaison office in Geneva, IBE-UNESCO, the Finnish National Agency of Education, the El Hassan Youth Award (Jordan) and academics from University of Los Andes (Colombia) and University of Peradeniya (Sri Lanka). The debate was moderated by the Executive Director of the Geneva Centre Ambassador Idriss Jazairy.
The Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue's “Veiling/Unveiling” catalogue that explores the history of the headscarf in different religious and cultural contexts.
18 December 2017, GENEVA – A declaration entitled “Mobility and human solidarity, a challenge and an opportunity for Europe and the MENA region” has been adopted today on the occasion of the 2017 International Migrants Day.
Further to the appeal made to the member States of the Human Rights Council by the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue (hereinafter “The Geneva Centre”) on 11 and 12 October 2017 on the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslim population, a Special Session on the situation in Myanmar will hopefully take place in December 2017 in response to the importance and urgency of the situation.
The book on “Islam and Christianity, The Great Convergence: Working Jointly Towards Equal Citizenship Rights” assesses the outcomes of the panel debate held on 15 March 2017 at Palais des Nations in the framework of the 34th session of the UN Human Rights Council. This debate was co-sponsored by the Permanent Missions of Algeria, Lebanon and Pakistan, and the Permanent Observer Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta to UNOG that were represented by their respective Ambassadors.