The Geneva Centre participates in the first round of informal consultations on the long-term efficiency of the work of the UN Human Rights Council

03 May 2018, GENEVA – The Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue (“the Geneva Centre”) was cordially invited by the Secretariat of the Human Rights Council to participate in the first round of informal consultation session on the long-term efficiency of the Human Rights Council (HRC). The one-day consultation session was held on … More The Geneva Centre participates in the first round of informal consultations on the long-term efficiency of the work of the UN Human Rights Council

UN panel debate: Response to migrant and refugee crisis must recognise the adverse impact of forced displacement of IDPs

21 March 2018, GENEVA – The forced displacement of internally displaced persons (hereinafter “IDPs”) in the Middle East cannot be left unaddressed by decision-makers in the context of the refugee and migrant crisis, highlighted a group of human rights experts during a panel debate at the United Nations Office at Geneva. The debate entitled “Protecting people on … More UN panel debate: Response to migrant and refugee crisis must recognise the adverse impact of forced displacement of IDPs

Panel debate at UN: Decision makers in the MENA region and Europe must resort to dialogue and alliance building to address the migrant and refugee crisis

14 December 2017, GENEVA – Renowned global experts on the migrant and refugee crisis representing the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue (hereinafter “the Geneva Centre”), the International Catholic Migration Mission (ICMC), the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) and the … More Panel debate at UN: Decision makers in the MENA region and Europe must resort to dialogue and alliance building to address the migrant and refugee crisis

As advocated by the Geneva Centre, a Special Session of the UN Human Rights Council meets to review the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslim and other minorities in Rakhine State, Myanmar

6 December 2017, GENEVA – The Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue has successfully campaigned for the holding of a Special Session at the United Nations Human Rights Council on the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslim population in Myanmar. On 11-12 October 2017, the Geneva Centre’s Executive Director Ambassador Idriss Jazairy … More As advocated by the Geneva Centre, a Special Session of the UN Human Rights Council meets to review the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslim and other minorities in Rakhine State, Myanmar

The Geneva Centre to organize on 14 December a panel debate on the migrant and refugee crisis at Palais des Nations in Geneva

16 November 2017, GENEVA – A panel debate will be organized by the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue – a think tank holding special consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council – on the challenges and opportunities related to the protracted migrant and refugee crisis affecting Europe and the MENA … More The Geneva Centre to organize on 14 December a panel debate on the migrant and refugee crisis at Palais des Nations in Geneva