The Samarkand Web Forum on Human Rights will discuss the most important issues of ensuring the rights and interests of youth
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The Samarkand Web Forum on Human Rights, which is held on August 12-13, 2020, will discuss issues of improving the international legal framework for ensuring the rights and interests of youth.
The Samarkand Forum program provides for the consideration of the following issues:
existing situation on international legal documents in the field of youth rights;
main provisions of the draft International Convention on the Rights of Youth, initiated by the Republic of Uzbekistan;
the role of youth in the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals;
identification of key problems in the implementation of youth rights;
increasing the level of education and literacy of young people in the field of human rights;
the role of youth in strengthening security and cooperation.
Reputable international experts expected to participate in the Samarkand Human Rights Web Forum
The participation of authoritative international experts is planned in the Samarkand web forum on human rights, which is held on August 12-13, 2020.
Jayatma Vikramanayake, Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General for Youth Affairs, Magrub Salim Butt, Executive Director of the Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, President of the Forum of Young Parliamentarians of the Inter-Parliamentary Union M.Bouvet, ILO Special Representative for Youth Charle Dan, Junior Democratic Governance Officer, Coordinator for Youth Affairs (OSCE / ODIHR) Augusta Featherston, Tatyana Moskalkova Ombudsman for the Russian Federation, Member of the Council of Europe’s Advisory Council on Youth Affairs Nika Bakhsoliani, Member of the Ibero-American Convention Commission of Experts on youth rights Professor Jorge Cardona and others.