Human Rights

EU Human Rights Defenders Mechanism

Human rights are increasingly under threat worldwide. Against this global backdrop, reconfirming the European Union's strong support to human rights, fundamental freedoms and democracy, and their defenders worldwide, Commissioner Jutta Urpilainen today signed €30 million, a substantial increase, for the new phase of the EU Human Rights Defenders Mechanism, in the presence of civil society […]

Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument - Global Europe

As part of the EU budget for 2021-2027, the program merges several of the existing European financing instruments, such as the European Development Fund. The objective of the new approach is to defend and promote its values and interests throughout the world, as well as to support multilateral efforts on a global scale. The Global […]