• EU Special Representative for Human Rights
  • EU Special Envoy for the Peace Process in Colombia
  • Former Tanaiste (Deputy Prime Minister) and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland
  • Former Leader of the Irish Labour Party
  • Adjunct Professor in the School of Law and Government at Dublin City University

EUSR for Human Rights Remarks at the 48th Session of the UN Human Rights Council – Side Event “Addressing the adverse impact of Climate Change on the full and effective enjoyment of Human Rights”

By Eamon Gilmore | September 15, 2021

Laying down the law in times of armed conflict

By Eamon Gilmore | September 8, 2021

“The Hard Shoulder Highlights” – Radio Interview of the EUSR for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore, on Afghanistan

By Eamon Gilmore | August 27, 2021

Remarks by the EUSR for Human Rights at the High-Level Event on the Global Action Plan on Human Rights Defenders and Civic Space of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI)

By Eamon Gilmore | July 1, 2021

EUSR for Human Rights remarks at the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Union and the Aid to the Church in Need – Online webinar on Targeting vulnerable religious communities through sexual exploitation of women

By Eamon Gilmore | June 30, 2021

40th Anniversary of the Adoption of the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights – Intervention in session 3 on “The contributions of the African Charter to international human rights law and practice”

By Eamon Gilmore | June 28, 2021

EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore, 47th UN Human Rights Council – side event

By Eamon Gilmore | June 24, 2021

Keynote Address by the EUSR for Human Rights at the 7th ISA Joint Human Rights Conference on Human Rights and Foreign Policy

By Eamon Gilmore | June 15, 2021

Keynote Address – The Middle East and North Africa Regional Launch Event for the EU Action Plan On Human Rights and Democracy 2020-2024

By Eamon Gilmore | June 14, 2021

Opening statement by EUSR Gilmore at the virtual event “Key-topics in current challenges for IHL”, organised by the Portuguese Presidency of the Working Party on Public International Law (COJUR) and co-hosted by the ICRC

By Eamon Gilmore | June 8, 2021

News & Views

Statement at the EU Disability-inclusive International Cooperation and Humanitarian Action – High-level exchange for the EU Disability Intergroup, identifying recent policy developments on disability inclusion in international cooperation and humanitarian action, and highlighting priorities relevant to MEPs

March 26, 2021

Remarks at Oidhaco’s 25th Anniversary Campaign Closing Event: “Europe and the UN: a strategic alliance for human rights and peace in Colombia”

March 24, 2021

Keynote Address – The Americas Regional Launch Event for the EU Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy 2020-2024

March 23, 2021

Keynote Address at The Commission On The Status Of Women 65 Side-Event; “Violence against Girl Children in Armed Conflict and the Role of the International Criminal Justice System”

March 17, 2021

Opening Remarks at The Commission on the Status of Women 65th Session Side Event: “Protecting planet and people – Voices from Women Environmental Human Rights Defenders”

March 17, 2021

Remarks at the 46th Session of the UN Human Rights Council – High Level Side Event: Combatting Antisemitism to Advance Human Rights for All

February 24, 2021

Historians without Borders Event – Conflict and History in Colombia: “Making Peace and History Rhyme”

February 17, 2021

Video-message for the Opening of the Holocaust Remembrance Exhibition “Lets We Forget” at UNESCO

January 25, 2021

Video-message for the Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk

January 8, 2021

Keynote Address at the event “Towards Torture-Free Trade: Opportunities and Challenges”

December 11, 2020