Building a vision of hope: Where do we go from here? – Remarks

  Fundamental Rights Forum 2021 ‘Building a vision of hope: Where do we go from here?’ Remarks by the EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore 12 October 2021          How can we build a vision of hope to address key human rights challenges as we come out of the Coronavirus…

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Regional Cooperation and Transitional Justice – Remarks

Expert workshop on transitional justice  ‘Building Blocks for Regional Cooperation on Transitional Justice’  6-7 October 2021 (virtual event)   Good morning everyone and many thanks for inviting me to this interesting event. First of all, I would like to warmly thank Ambassador Axel Kennes, Director Multilateral Affairs of the Belgian Ministry of Affairs for the…

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2021 EU-Central Asia Civil Society Forum: Building Forward Better – Keynote Speech

  EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore Keynote Speech at the EU-Central Asia Civil Society Forum BUILDING FORWARD BETTER: ENGAGING FOR A SUSTAINABLE POST-COVID RECOVERY 06 October 2021 – 11:15-11:45 Almaty, Kazakhstan   Excellences, Distinguished speakers, Dear civil society colleagues, Good morning to all. I am very pleased to be here with you…

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EMA Graduation Ceremony 2021 – Video-Message

  Video message of the EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore, at the Graduation Ceremony 2021 of the European Master in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA) of the Global Campus Europe 26 September 2021  

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Imperatives for a Sustainable Solution to the Rohingya Crisis – Statement at the 76th UN General Assembly

76th session of the UN General Assembly   High Level Side Event on “Rohingya crisis: Imperatives for a Sustainable Solution” 22 September 2021, 3.00 pm – 4.30 pm (EST)   Dear Prime Minister (of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina), Dear Ministers, Dear High Commissioner (Filippo Grandi), Dear OIC Secretary-General (Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen), Dear Special Envoys (of…

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Continuing support for Afghan Women and Girls and their Access to Education – Remarks at the 76th UN General Assembly

Check Against Delivery   EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore, 76th session of the UN General Assembly – Virtual Ministerial-Level Side Event: ‘Safeguarding the achievements of 20 years of international engagement in Afghanistan: How to continue supporting the future of Afghan women and girls and their access to education’ 21 September 18.00 –…

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2021 International Democracy Day: ‘Stronger together’ – Remarks

  Remarks by the EUSR for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore 2021 International Democracy Day ‘Stronger Together: Partnerships for Supporting Democracy’ 15 September 2021   Organised by the European Partnership for Democracy, Carnegie Europe, the European Endowment for Democracy, the European Network of Political Foundations, the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance and the European…

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