• Monday, 06.05.19 to Friday, 10.05.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

    2019 Training Course for NHRIs on International Human Rights Mechanisms

    The training is organized jointly by FES, OHCHR, the Global Alliance of NHRIs and UNITAR. It was developed especially for junior staff of National...


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  • Monday, 08.04.19 to Friday, 12.04.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Peace and Security Policy | Event

    Building Capacities for Effective Implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty

    For the fourth year in a row, FES Geneva will support the training course “Building Capacities for Effective Implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty”...


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  • Monday, 21.01.19 to Friday, 01.02.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | Human Rights and Development, 2019 | Event

    32nd Session of the Universal Periodic Review

    During the 32nd session of the Universal Periodic Review, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung supports civil society representatives of Chile and Uruguay in...


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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Geneva Office

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Trade and Development
Topic

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.
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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.
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Human Rights and Development
Topic

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.
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Peace and Security Policy
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Peace and Security Policy

Peace is more than the absence of war. Sustainable peace needs to be cultivated throughout the conflict cycle, from early warning to conflict transition. Applying the concept of human security, our work encourages a holistic and integrated approach to preventing destructive conflict and building peace.
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Events

Monday, 06.05.19 to Friday, 10.05.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

2019 Training Course for NHRIs on International Human Rights Mechanisms

The training is organized jointly by FES, OHCHR, the Global Alliance of NHRIs and UNITAR. It was developed especially for junior staff of National...


more information

Monday, 08.04.19 to Friday, 12.04.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Peace and Security Policy | Event

Building Capacities for Effective Implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty

For the fourth year in a row, FES Geneva will support the training course “Building Capacities for Effective Implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty”...


more information

Monday, 21.01.19 to Friday, 01.02.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | Human Rights and Development, 2019 | Event

32nd Session of the Universal Periodic Review

During the 32nd session of the Universal Periodic Review, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung supports civil society representatives of Chile and Uruguay in...


more information

Publications

De Schutter, Olivier

The rights-based welfare state

Public budgets and economic and social rights
Geneva, 2018

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Cahill-Ripley, Amanda; Hendrick, Diane

Economic, social and cultural rights and sustaining peace

Report : An introduction
Berlin,, 2018

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Tomorrow's world of migration and mobility

Geneva, 2017

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