International Consultation Group (ICG) organized a workshop for a group of European youth in collaboration with its partners at its headquarters in Cairo, in December 2018. The workshop contributed to developing young Europeans’ skills and enhancing their capacities to cooperate and communicate with UN Charter-based bodies (Human Rights Council, Special Procedures and Universal Periodic Review).
International Consultation Group (ICG) held a training course on the universal periodic review mechanism at its headquarters in Cairo, in October 2018. The training sessions focused on clarifying the working mechanisms of the UPR and methodologies for preparing reports, as well as following up the implementation of the recommendations.
In the context of consultation and support services, the International Consultation Group (ICG) conducted a panel discussion entitled “The role of media and civil society in promoting sustainable development”. The discussion was conducted between a group of civil society and media experts in July 2018. It aimed at raising awareness about sustainable development goals and opened a discussion on mechanisms that could be used to achieve national agendas within… Read More »Promoting sustainable development by the media and civil society
Since the beginning of this century, the African Union has started to change its direction from political liberalization to economic and social development on the continent. It started with economic integration through different economic initiatives that began in 1980. Consequently, the African Union has devised new plans, which are in line with the new global economic systems, namely, the establishment of an integrated and politically united continent based on the… Read More »African Agenda – SDGs 2063: Human Rights Dimensions
International Consultation Group (ICG) held a training course for national civil society organizations (CSOs) to raise their capacity and skills to network and communicate with the United Nations treaty-bodies, for three days in May 2018.
International Consultation Group (ICG) held a training course on human rights principles in February 2018, at its headquarters in Cairo, for two days. The main objective of the course was to raise the awareness of a group of Egyptian youth about human rights principles and the major universal human rights instruments and treaties.