The Need to End Impunity for Human Rights Violations and Abuses Committed Against Human Rights Defenders

16 Oct 2019
  • Where: Conference Room 11
  • When: 16. Oct 2019, 13:15 - 14:30
  • What: Side Event

Wednesday 16 October from 1:15-2:30 pm in Conference Room 11, UNHQ.

On behalf of the Norway's Mission to the United Nations, Amnesty International, and the International Service for Human Rights, we would like to invite you to a Third Committee side event titled:

The Need to End Impunity for Human Rights Violations and Abuses Committed Against Human Rights Defenders

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The event will take place on Wednesday, 16 October from 1:15-2:30 pm in Conference Room 11 at UNHQ.

Welcoming remarks

  • Ambassador Mona Juul, Permanent Representative of Norway

Panelists:

  • Michel Forst, Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Radya Al-Mutawakel, Mwatana Organization for Human Rights, Yemen
  • Khin Ohmar, Progressive Voice Myanmar, Myanmar

Moderated by:

  • Sherine Tadros, Amnesty International

Please RSVP by Friday 11 October.