“Operating under the principles of impartiality and transparency” – Learn about the important work being done by the OSCE's monitors in Ukraine.
On 3-4 April 2017, the OSCE Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings will host the 17th Alliance Against Trafficking in Persons. The conference brings together representatives of the OSCE participating States and Partners for Co-operation, major international organizations and NGOs, as well as academia, civil society, the media, trade unions, and...
View details ⇨
Given that countless children across the OSCE region are increasingly vulnerable to violence and exploitation, the 17th Alliance against Trafficking in Persons high level conference will focus on child trafficking and the best interests of the child. Children are hugely at risk of exploitation and being subjected to forced labour, sexual exploitation, early marriage, organ removal, begging and...
View details ⇨

Trafficking in Children and the Best Interests of the Child

EVENT - facebook.com
Irina wanted to do something against hateful posts on social media and decided to join No Hate Speech Romania. Now she is the national campaign co-ordinator and tells her #UnitedCVE story: share it to help address hate speech online and offline!

Watch more stories from the Black Sea region here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Music: "New Dawn" by bensound.com
Cities are at the forefront in addressing many of today’s transnational security challenges, including terrorism and violent extremism, organized crime, climate change, and mass migrations.

The OSCE can play an important role facilitating an inclusive dialogue among relevant local, national and international actors and in strengthening the resilience of cities in addressing global security...
View details ⇨

Security Days: Creating inclusive, safe and sustainable cities

EVENT - facebook.com
"Супергерои – это не совсем наша работа," говорит Сергей Симонов из RESPECT Comics о том, как наши хобби могут помочь в предупреждении многих проблем, в частности насильственного экстремизма.

Другие #UnitedCVE истории из черноморского региона: bit.ly/2mRSJpb. Музыка: "Acoustic Breeze" by bensound.com. Комиксы от .
"We are not so much about superheroes," says Sergey from RESPECT Comics, which is using comics to explore with young people issues that affect their lives. Share his #UnitedCVE story on how our creative hobbies can have social impact!

Watch more stories from the Black Sea region here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Music: "Acoustic Breeze" by bensound.com. Comic footage: [ Respect.com.mx Link ]
Have you heard of the Worker-driven Social Responsibility model, how does it ensure the human rights of workers at the bottom of corporate supply chains?

Read our article to learn about the Fair Food Programme, a pioneering partnership among farmers, farmworkers, and retail food companies to guarantee better wages and humane working conditions for farm workers: [ Bit.ly Link...
View details ⇨
When Eteri and her team started a radio in Pankisi region, Georgia, she didn't expect that it would have such an impact. Share Eteri's #UnitedCVE story if you agree that ethical journalism can help address many issues, including violent extremism.

Music: "New Frontiers" by Lino Rise

Watch more stories from the Black Sea region here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Today half the world’s population lives in urban areas and the UN predicts that by 2050 this portion will rise to two-thirds. Cities are at the forefront in addressing many of today’s transnational security challenges, including terrorism and violent extremism, organized crime, climate change, and mass movements of people.
In view of the pace and scale of urbanization, cities should play a...
View details ⇨

Security Days: Creating inclusive, safe and sustainable cities

EVENT - facebook.com
The OSCE is looking for participants in a training exercise on Combating Human Trafficking along Migration Routes. This will be a unique opportunity to participate in realistic simulations of criminal cases of labour and sexual exploitation among migrants.

We are calling for applications from experts from law enforcement, the judiciary, lawyers, financial investigators, labour inspection,...
View details ⇨
Watch our video interview with Michael Kimmel, Distinguished Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook University in New York and learn more about the importance and challenges in engaging men to promote gender equality. #IWD2017
Gender equality and peace efforts must go hand in hand. Gender Focal Points within the OSCE SMM - Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine talk about their work and how it contributes to gender equality.
Read our story and find out why the SMM is determined to connect gender equality to sustainable peace and security efforts: [ Bit.ly Link ]
An orchestra brings together a delicate balance of different voices to create a beautiful whole. In the same way, gender equality is about accepting the unique individuality that each of us brings to our common humanity, says world-renowned Italian flautist Luisa Sello. Her cultural initiative in partnership with the OSCE assembles an "army of musicians" who use the universal language of music...
View details ⇨

The Music of Peace | OSCE

osce.org
Why does #WomensDay still matter in 2017? Because at the current rate it will take 170 years to close the global gender pay gap. We can all play a role to promote #genderequality so that the next generations can live in an equal world.

Join us on #IWD2017 to spread awareness and promote gender equality! Read more: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Watch the video and find out why our colleagues support gender equality.

On International #WomensDay, we invite you to add your voice to support #genderequality! #IWD2017
Why does #WomensDay matter in 2017? A woman still makes 76 Euro for every 100 Euro a man makes. Shouldn’t this number be equal?

Join us in spreading awareness and eliminating the gender pay gap. #IWD2017 #GenderEquality
It's time to start drawing conclusions from all preceding panels! Watch live the last discussion at the #Dasicon2017, which focuses on the opportunities and challenges the OSCE is likely to face in the future.
Are you interested in the field of energy security and keen to learn more about the current and future challenges? Watch live the sixth panel at the #Dasicon2017. The panel analyzes the potential of the OSCE to foster cooperation in the field of energy security and to solve the conflicts among its participating states.