Veronique Arnault, Director of Human Rights and Democracy with EEAS, shares the latest news in EU politics on gender equality, speaking from the sidelines of a seminar on gender issues held in Brussels on March 1st 2013
This training seminar targets EC colleagues from Delegations and HQ who
work in the areas of governance including justice reform, SSR, corruption,
human rights, democracy, elections and gender. Please do not hesitate to
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The ILO's Governing Body has identified eight conventions as "fundamental", covering subjects that are considered as fundamental principles and rights at work: freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining; the elimination of all forms of forced or com
On 16 June 2011, the United Nations Human Rights Council unanimously endorsed the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights, making the framework the first corporate human rights responsibility initiative to be endorsed by the United Nations.