May 13 'SOS Rule of Law' at the UN in Geneva


“S.O.S. RULE OF LAW” 

PANEL 

10.00 – 13.00, Friday 13th May 2016 

ROOM IX, PALAIS DES NATIONS GENEVA 

The event “S.O.S. Rule of Law” is an opportunity to reaffirm the core values of the UN Charter and the importance of the rule of law, as the basis on which just and fair societies are built. The panel will provide a platform to discuss the political and legal context of the “Right to know” and its relations with human rights.  

Panellists:

H.E. Patricia O’Brien, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the UN in Geneva

H.E. Jorge Lomonaco, Permanent Representative of Mexico to the UN in Geneva

H.E. Mohamed Auajjar, Permanent Representative of Morocco to the UN in Geneva

Ms. Esther Van Nes, Legal Adviser, Permanent Mission of Canada to the UN in Geneva

Mr. Gianni Magazzeni, Chief of the Americas, Europe, and Central Asia Branch, OHCHR

H.E. Giulio Terzi di Sant’Agata, Ambassador, former Representative of Italy  to the U.N. in New York, former Ambassador to the United States of America, former Minister for Foreign Affairs

Ms. Elisabetta Zamparutti, Member of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture, former MP in the Italian Parliament

Mr. Matteo Angioli, Nonviolent Radical Party Campaign coordinator

Moderator:

H.E. Maurizio Enrico Serra, Permanent Representative of Italy to the UN in Geneva

 

Coffee/tea will be served before the panel