The conference, to be opened by OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and Austria’s Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, will focus on the protection of critical infrastructure, a key concern of national security, by strengthening the implementation of selected OSCE confidence-building measures (CBMs) to reduce the risks of conflict stemming from the use of information and telecommunication technologies (ICTs).
Lectures and Teaching Materials
Karin Lukas is giving a lecture about „Women Workers: International and Regional Mechanisms for their protection“ at the Policy Dialogue Forum of the research programme Appear. (Further information will follow.)
On 24 March 2016, during the International Spring Course hosted by the Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik, a lecture about Data Protection and Criminal Law has been held by Hannes Tretter, Co-Director of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights and the Research Centre for Human Rights at the University of Vienna.
The University of Josipa Jurja Strossmayer (Faculty of law, Osijek, Croatia) and the Faculty of Law University (Split, Croatia) invite under the international scientific conference, which will be held from 15th - 17th October in Split, Croatia, to the lecture of eo. Univ.Prof. Dr. Hannes Tretter about "The europeanisation of criminal law and protection of human rights in criminal proceedings and the process of execution of criminal sanctions".
On March 12th 2013 at 11am Manfred Nowak will present the final recommendations of the COST Action IS0702 regarding “The role of the EU in UN human rights reform” together with Wolfgang Benedek (Director of the European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy in Graz (ETC)), Wouter Vandenhole (Chair in Human Rights - UNICEF Chair in Children‘s Rights, University of Antwerp), Jan Wouters (Jean Monnet Chair and Professor of International Law, Director of Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies, University of Leuven), in Brussels in the EEAS Capital bui
The sixth Budapest Human Rights Forum takes place from the 7 to the 8 of November 2013 in Budapest (MFA, Conference Hall).
Hannes Tretter (Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights) will give a lecture on Human Rights and Media.
Enclosed you will find the program of the Human Rights Forum as well as the Powerpoint Presentation to the speech of Hannes Tretter.
On the 10th of June 2013, at the Austrian National Library, the Bruno Kreisky Human Rights Prizes have been awarded for the 15th time. This year the awards were given to Mazen Darwish from Syria, Dr.in Bogaletch Gebre from Ethiopia and Cecily Corti from Austria.