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High level events

The Human Rights 75 Initiative includes two pivotal events:

  • Vienna high-level event on 5-6 June 2023 focusing on universality and solidarity, technology and shaping the future with human rights reinforced as a solution for global challenges.
  • Human Rights 75 - High-level event on 11-12 December 2023, a culmination of the national and regional dialogues, thematic consultations and recommendations from other sectors. A pledging event and vision for the next 25 years will contribute to the 2024’s Summit of the Future. The December event will be designed as a hybrid event, allowing physical participation from 4 locations and virtual participation for all. Download the English programme (Français | Español) (PDF)

Regional events

  • Africa: 8 September, Addis Ababa: Right to development (with the African Union)
  • Asia-Pacific: 11 October, Bangkok: Regional human rights mechanisms. Learn more and register
  • Middle East and North Africa: 18-19 October, Cairo: Human rights education (with the League of Arab States, Arab Network for National Human Rights Institutions, and Arab Institute for Human Rights)
  • Europe and Central Asia: 20 October, Brussels: Human right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment. Learn more (PDF)
  • Latin America: 25-26 October, Santiago, Indigenous Peoples and Access to Justice