Council of European Union, 20 June 2016, 52 pages
The EU is committed to incorporating human rights in its development cooperation.
In this context, following the adoption in 2014 of the Commission Staff Working Document on a "Rights Based Approach” (RBA), encompassing all human rights for EU development cooperation.
The EU has started progressively to integrate such a rights-based approach in its development programmes.
- Ref: EUUN15-147EN
- EU source: European Union
- UN forum: Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Affairs)
- Date: 14/10/2015
Statement delivered by Deputy Head of the Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations, at the 70th UN General Assembly Third Committee Item 68: Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Children.
Foreign Affairs Council, 20 July 2015, 31 pages
The Council adopts a new Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy for the period 2015-2019 and welcomes the Joint Communication: "Keeping human rights at the heart of the EU agenda", presented by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission.
Forced criminal activities as a new form of exploitation in human trafficking: knowledge and human rights based practices
UNIVERSITY OF PADOVA
From 1/09/14 to 31/08/16
Keeping human rights at the heart of the EU agenda
JOIN(2015) 16 final, Brussels, 28.4.2015
The purpose of the present Joint Communication by the European Commission and the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy is to contribute to the elaboration of a new Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy for the period 2015-2019.