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01 Dec
2009
Sarajevo, B&H

Workshops for highschool students

within ''16 Days of Activism'' »

02 Dec
2009
Geneva

Adoption of the UPR report on Eritrea

A delegation of representatives of four eritrean exile communities, in neughbouring countries on the Horn of Africa, in Australia, in Europe, and in North America, attends the adoption of the report from Monday's UPR hearing on Eritrea. »

02 Dec
2009

UN Universal Periodic Review hearing of Norway

Following broad advocacy work in the build-up to Norway's hearing before the UPR mechanism, representatives of different member organisations of the Norwegian NGO Forum for Human Rights also attend the hearing. »

02 Dec
2009
Oslo

UN Universal Periodic Review of Norway screening

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights hosts the screening of the United Nations' review of Norway under the Universal periodic review mechanism. Following breakfast and a brief introduction by Kristin Høgdahl of the NCHR on what the UPR mechanism is, the actual review session in Geneva will be screened live on widescreen. After the review, from 12:00 to 12:30, there will be a brief concluding discussion. »

03 Dec
2009
Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

11th X-PRESS Session

within ''16 Days of Activism'' »

03 Dec
2009
Oslo

HRH Oslo celebrates its 20th anniversary

All current in-house member organisations of the Human Rights House in Oslo invite their friends to join them in the celebratation that it is now 20 years since the house was first established. »

03 Dec
2009
London EC1R 3GA,

Is climate scepticism the new Holocaust denial?

The Copenhagen Summit will debate one of the most important public issues of the past thirty years. Many scientists and advocates predict climate change will kill potentially hundreds of millions of people worldwide over the coming decades. This begs the question: is there a special responsibility for the media to exercise restraint in reporting climate change? Or are we witnessing the rise of an unchallengeable orthodoxy? »

04 Dec
2009
Geneva

Adoption of report from UPR hearing on Norway

Members of the Norwegian NGO Forum for Human Rights attend the adoption of the report from Wednesday's hearing of Norway before the UPR mechanism. »

05 Dec
2009
Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Follow-up Training

for young female activists »

07 Dec
2009
Sarajevo, B&H
07 Dec
2009
London, Online

Index on Censorship 10th Annual Freedom of Expression Awards Nominations

Index on Censorship has opened nominations for its 10th freedom of expression awards. You can make nominations across three categories—Journalism, New Media and Law and Campaigning, to honour individuals who are leading the fight against censorship in all corners of the world. »

09 Dec
2009
Geneva

Universal Periodic Review hearing of Ethiopia

Following the submission of a so-called other stakeholders' report for the deadline for this hearing back in April, delegates of the coalition behind the report attend the hearing and advocate the report's content. HRHF Oslo and Geneva have provided editorial advice, facilitated the advocacy and secured the funds, together with other sposnors, for the delegates to come to Geneva. »

09 Dec
2009
Bratunac, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Meeting of Women's Network of B&H

within ''16 Days of Activism'' »

09 Dec
2009
Skopje, Macedonia

New Year's postcards

Buy a postcard & invest into children's safety »

10 Dec
2009
Zagreb, Croatia
11 Dec
2009
Geneva

Adoption of the report from the UPR hearing of Ethiopia

Delegates from a coalition of independent Ethiopian human rights organisations who, with HRHF Oslo and Geneva's facilitation, submitted a joint report for this hearing back in April attend the adoption of the official report from the hearing. »

11 Dec
2009
Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Training for Women's Groups of B&H

within '16 Days of Activism' »

15 Dec
2009
Vilnius

Screening of BorderLand: Belarus-Lithuania

A documentary created by JuBIC in partnership with Belsat TV journalists reveals the problem of Schengen 'visa curtain' increasingly isolating Belarusians from the free Europe. »

15 Dec
2009
Вільня

Прагляд фільма "ПАМЕЖЖА: Беларусь - Літва"

Дакументальны нарыс, створаны JuBIC'ам сумесна з журналістамі тэлеканала "Белсат", адлюстроўвае праблему "візавай заслоны", што аддзяляе Беларусь і беларусаў ад аб'яднанай вольнай Еўропы. »

15 Dec
2009
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

2nd meeting on the forthcoming UPR hearing of Bosnia Herzegovina

with the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia »

15 Dec
2009
Zagreb, Croatia

Press Conference

Compensation for damages regarding death of close person »

16 Dec
2009
Skopje, Macedonia

Press Conference

Report on Children's Rights in Macedonia »

21 Dec
2009
Skopje, Macedonia

Press Conference

Annual report of SOS telephone »

30 Dec
2009

New edition of independent Caucasian magazin Dosh, devoted to 15th anniversary of First Chechen War

In December, 2009 Dosh will issue next edition of its magazine devoted to 15th anniversary of First Chechen War. Within the period from 1994 to 2005 tenths of sounds of people including children died there, lots of people have gone missing. The magazine focuses on chronicle of these tragic events, interviews with politicians involved, it will also include publications on situation with human rights in Dagestan, kidnappings of citizens in Ingushetia, etc. »

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