Human Rights Initiatives
Human Rights Initiatives include:
UN Genocide Convention (More) »
Address of the Former Prime Minister of Slovenia Janez Jansa at the 67th Session of the General Assembly of the UN
(NYC; September 27th, 2012)
A Lecture by Judge Wolfgang Schomburg (Permanent Judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia)
(Ljubljana; October 30th, 2012)
A Keynote Speech by Judge Theodor Meron (President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia)
(Berlin; May 12th, 2011)
A Keynote Speech by Judge Rudolf Bernhardt (Former President of the European Court for Human Rights)
(Berlin; November 9th, 2010)
Forthcoming International Conferences
The Strasbourg Conference 2014 on International Law & Human Rights will gather a broad range of stakeholders to explore and analyze these issues and to formulate joint strategies for immediate and future implementation, thus framing the future path of the human rights based approach as a basis of international law, global justice, and sustainable development (more)
The congress explored how to overcome the dilemma of restraining and promoting all forms of International Interventions based on coordinated global coalition efforts between governments, NGOs and International Institutions. (more)
Speakers for the Conference included:
A Keynote Speech by the Hon. President Joaquim Chissano (Former President of Mozambique) (more)
A Keynote Speech by Erkki Tuomioja MP (Foreign Minister of Finland) (more)
A Keynote Speech by Cem Özdemir (MdB) (Leader of the German Green Party) - The Berlin International Human Rights Congress 2010 (more)
A Keynote Speech by MP Ségolène Royal (President of the Poitou-Charentes Regional Council) - A World without Walls 2009 (more)
Peacebuilding & Reconciliation »
Tensions, Conflicts and Peace Agreements: Peacebuilding and Reconciliation since 1945
"Strengthen Bridges and Cooperation between Israel and Palestine"
(Jerusalem, Ramallah; November 19th - 20th, 2013)
"Cultural Diplomacy, Peace building & Reconciliation in the Middle East"
(Berlin; August 24th - 26th, 2012)
"Promoting Peace and Stability in the Mediterranean"
(Barcelona; September 22nd - 25th, 2011)
"Peacebuilding, Reconciliation & Globalization in an Interdependent World"
(Berlin; November 6th - 10th, 2010)
"An International Congress on "Soft Power", Cultural Diplomacy and Interdependence"
(Berlin; November 6th - 9th, 2009)