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30 Apr

Call for submissions: 2018 hate crime data

When: Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 18:15
Where: OSCE Region
Organizer: OSCE Officer for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR)

We are now preparing our annual hate crime data and encourage civil society to submit hate incidents by 30 April.

08 Apr

19th Alliance against Trafficking in Persons

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 14:30 to Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 17:30

Where: Vienna, Austria
Organizer: OSCE Office of the Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings

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21 Mar

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

When: Thursday, March 21, 2019 (All day)
Where: Worldwide
Organizer: United Nations

08 Mar

International Women's Day

When: Friday, March 8, 2019 - 15:00
Where: Worldwide
Organizer: United Nations

27 Jan

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

When: Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 17:15

Find out more about International Holocaust Remembrance Day here.

03 Dec

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

When: Monday, December 3, 2018 - 09:15
Where: Worldwide
Organizer: United Nations

3 December marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. 

16 Nov

International Day for Tolerance

When: Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:15
Where: Worldwide
Organizer: United Nations

In 1996, the UN General Assembly invited UN Member States to observe the International Day for Tolerance on 16 November. Every year on this day, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) publishes data on hate crimes and hate incidents on the organization's 57 participating States. 

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10 Sep

Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 10:00 to Friday, September 21, 2018 - 13:00

Where: Hotel Sofitel, Warsaw, Poland
Organizer: OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights

The Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) of OSCE participating States is Europe's largest annual human rights and democracy conference. It is organized every year by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) as a platform for the 57 OSCE participating States, the OSCE Partners for Co-operation, OSCE structures, civil society, international organizations and other relevant actors to take stock of the implementation of OSCE human dimension commitments, discuss associated challenges, share good practices and make recommendations for further improvement.

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05 Sep

Concluding Meeting of the 26th OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 14:30 to Friday, September 7, 2018 - 14:30

Where: Prague, Czech Republic

The agenda of the Forum will focus on the following topics:

  • Fostering a multi-stakeholder approach to leverage the opportunities of digital economy;
  • Promoting digital security in the business sector;
  • Digital innovation as a tool to strengthen good public and corporate governance;
  • Boosting innovative business models and economic connectivity in the digital era; and
  • Harnessing opportunities and addressing challenges for human capital development in the digital era.

The 26th Economic and Environmental Forum is organized by the 2018 Italian OSCE Chairmanship in co-operation with the Office of the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities (OCEEA). 

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20 Jun

World Refugee Day

When: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 -
00:00 to 23:00

Where: Worldwide
Organizer: United Nations

Find out more about World Refugee Day here: