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Trade and Development
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Trade and Development

Trade is a powerful engine. But who is driving the engine? And what else needs to be done to let all parts of society benefit from trade policy? We try to empower those who are not yet the main beneficiaries of the current trade policy regime. More

Employment and Social Policy
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Employment and Social Policy

Decent work for all is not a slogan for us. It is our mission. We work together with a vast variety of stakeholders to achieve decent work for all; for the informal and formal sector, for women and men, for more and less advantaged. More

Human Rights and Development
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Human Rights and Development

The list of challenges to human rights in the 21st century is long. Climate change threatens fundamental human rights, such as the right to food, water or adequate housing. Austerity measures sacrifice the public’s right to social security, health and work in an attempt to balance state budgets. More

Migration
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Migration

Migration is a fundamental part of human behaviour. Climate change, environmental pollution, violent conflicts, economic insecurity are some of the reasons why people migrate. While inequalities and power structures exacerbate the reasons to leave one's home, the lines between forced and chosen migration are rarely clear. More

Media Center

18.12.2020 | Human Rights and Development | Media Center

UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty & HR, Olivier De Schutter

Report & "Speaking of poverty, differently" Video


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17.12.2020 | Peace and Security Policy, Human Rights and Development, Employment and Social Policy, Trade and Development | Media Center

Publication & Podcast Series “Building Back Better: A Call for Courage”


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Events

Monday, 26.04.2021 - Thursday, 13.05.2021 - Online | 2021, Human Rights and Development | Event

Training Course for NHRIs on International Human Rights Mechanisms

The FES in cooperation with its partners the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) and the Office of the High Commissioner…


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Monday, 19.04.2021 - Thursday, 22.04.2021 - Online | 2021, Trade and Development | Event

The 12th Ministerial Conference: Towards a WTO 2.0?

Photo: WTO

FES-WTO virtual seminar for Spanish Speaking Journalists from Latin America specialized in trade and economic issues


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Thursday, 25.03.2021 - Thursday, 25.03.2021 - 3.30pm, Online | 2021, Human Rights and Development | Event

JOIN! 25 March | Promoting gender justice in the transition to renewable energy

This 25 March, join activists, women human rights defenders, community leaders and experts to the online roundtable on Promoting gender justice in the…


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Publications

Billard Schachter, Clémence; Mingrone, Francesca

Un rapporteur spécial de l'ONU sur les droits de l'homme et les changements climatiques?

Perspectives régionales
Berlin, 2021

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Billard Schachter, Clémence; Mingrone, Francesca

Un relator especial de la ONU sobre los derechos humanos y el cambio climático?

Perspectives régionales
Berlin, 2021

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Billard Schachter, Clémence; Mingrone, Francesca

A UN special rapporteur on human rights & climate change?

Regional perspectives
Berlin, 2021

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