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General Comment 36: Advancing nuclear abolition and climate protection in UN Human Rights bodies

August 9, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm CEST

Wednesday August 9: 10:30-12:00 Central Europe Time.
UN Vienna. Conference Room 4
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Using the Universal Periodic Review Process in the Human Rights Council to ensure implementation of obligations under international human rights law for nuclear disarmament and climate protection.

Speakers:

  • Michaela Higgins Sørensen (Mozambique/Denmark)
    Campaign Manager for Nuclear Stories. Core Team Member, Youth Fusion. Program Officer, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament
  • Vanessa Lanteigne (Canada)
    Program Officer, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament
  • Alyn Ware (New Zealand/Czech Republic)
    Director, Basel Peace Office. Peace and Disarmament Program Director, World Future Council. Program Director, World Federalist Movement.

For further background see Nuclear weapons and the UN human rights bodies.

Details

Date:
August 9, 2023
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm CEST

Organizers

Basel Peace Office
World Future Council
Youth Fusion

Venue

United Nations Vienna
Wagramer Str. 5, 1220
Vienna, Austria
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