Human Rights: EU and OHCHR hold first strategic dialogue

13 Oct: Human Rights: EU and OHCHR hold first strategic dialogue

(Source: EEAS)

The EU and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) held their first Strategic Dialogue in Brussels.

This high-level dialogue was a timely opportunity for both sides to share updates on global human rights issues, discuss priorities, strengthen cooperation, and build a stronger partnership for more effective multilateralism and rules-based international cooperation. The dialogue will continue on an annual basis and will be followed up with working level exchanges on subjects of mutual interest.

The EU valued the role of the OHCHR as the principal international body for advancing human rights worldwide, providing …