On 1-2 July 2021 the Council of Europe HELP Program will hold its Annual Network Conference "Human Rights Responses to Global Challenges."
The Conference will be a mixed format and will be fully broadcast online in English, French and Russian. The conference is open to everyone interested in the work of the HELP program, the HELP in the Russian Federation project and in the HELP online courses.
The Conference will be held under the auspices of the Hungarian Presidency of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers. The Conference will be opened by the Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative of Hungary to the Council of Europe, Mr. G. A. Rusz, the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Mr. B. Berge, and the Ambassador and Head of EU Delegation to the Council of Europe, Ms. M. Kuneva.
The keynote speech will be delivered be the President of the European Court of Human Rights, Mr. R. Spano.
The special thematic event on Environment and Human Rights will be opened by the President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Mr. R. Daems, and the Ambassador and Head of the EU Delegation to the Council of Europe, Ms. M. Kuneva.
Further information on the Conference, including the agenda of the event in Russian, can be found on the wepage: HUMAN RIGHTS RESPONSES TO GLOBAL CHALLENGES (coe.int).From 10:15 Moscwo time on 1st July, it will also be possible to follow event in live-stream.