People in Need, in cooperation with the Permanent Representation of the Czech Republic to the EU, the European Parliament, the Czech Centre in Brussels, the Human Rights and Democracy Network, UNRIC, the Bozar Centre for Fine Arts and the Goethe Institute, cordially invites you to the 7th One World International Human Rights Film Festival, held under the auspices of Martin Povejšil, the Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic to the European Union, and under the patronage of Barbara Lochbihler, Chair of the EP’s Human Rights Subcommittee. Read more
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People in Need - Press Release
Prague, Baku, Geneva, Brussels, Oslo -15 May 2013 – The Azerbaijani investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova and the human rights lawyer Intigam Aliyev will meet the representatives of the EU to discuss the situation in Azerbaijan and highlight the extent to which many international representatives are unwilling to make any serious criticism of the shortcomings of Azerbaijani democracy.
They both will visit Brussels from 22 to 24 May 2013 and attend the opening ceremony of the One World Festival that will be launched with a screening of the documentary Amazing Azerbaijan and will be held at the Bozar Centre for Fine Arts on May 21 (8 p.m.). Read more
The Club de Madrid and the Nizami Ganjavi International Center to discuss "Democracy that Delivers" in Azerbaijan. Some of the issues to be addressed are social and political inclusion, cohesion, and women's empowerment during the event, from 5th to 8th of May in Ganja and Baku.
The European Centre for Electoral Support (ECES) is glad to announce the new the Training on “DEALING WITH ELECTORAL VIOLENCE: Leadership and Conflict Management Skills for Electoral Stakeholders (LEAD)”.
The course is going to be held in Barcelona, Spain, on the 10-14 June 2013. The LEAD training is jointly organised by ECES with the CCL-LBB (Center for Creative Leadership – Leadership Beyond Boundaries), the Barcelona International Peace and Resource Center (BIPRC) and in collaboration with Osservatorio di Pavia.
The call for application is now open until 24 May. Participants requiring VISA are encouraged to apply as soon as possible but not later than the 30 April. Read more
In the framework of the project "Building bridges between NGOs, business associations and media from Moldova, Ukraine and Russia for conflict prevention in Transnistria", EEF-M in cooperation with EPD is recruiting 4 international trainers that will be requested to develop two 3-day training for trainers programmes. Read more
The European Partnership for Democracy (EPD) and Civil Network OPORA would like to invite you to the Final Conference of their joint EU funded Project “Enhanced civic engagement with reforms in Ukraine in the framework of European Neighbourhood Policy” to be held on Wednesday the 20th of March 2013 in Kyiv. Read more
Club the Madrid is looking for a new Senior Program Officer. Deadline for submission is April 1, 2013. Read more
On 7th June, 6 film teams will present their brilliant docs and their associated outreach campaigns to an invited group of European organisations – to form unique coalitions around each film to accelerate its social and political impact. Read more