Beyond Refugee Crisis and Human Trafficking - Horn of Africa

UPF Austria in cooperation with the Permanent Mission of Eritrea at the United Nations in Vienna, UNCAV – United Nation Correspondents Association and the „Horn of Africa“ Peace Initiative invites you to a panel discussion with the topic
"Beyond Refugee Crisis and Human Trafficking - Perspectives for the Youth in the Horn of Africa" with a special Focus on Eritrea

Friday, November 3rd 2017, 18:00 (6 pm)
Seidengasse 28/4 im Hof rechts, 1070 Wien

Program:
Welcome: Peter Haider, President UPF-Austria and Fartun Omer, Somalia
Introduction: Yared Tesfay, Press/Media Officer, Embassy of the State of Eritrea to UK & Ireland
Key note address: Adem Osman, Political and Legal Officer at the Embassy and Permanent Mission of the State of Eritrea to the UN in Geneva. He was the former Head of Legal Services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the State of Eritrea. He will reflect on general human right issues perspective, the experience learned during the last six years which Eritrea was subjected to Special Procedure and on the conduct of the business of the human rights council.

Panelists:
Dr. Walter Lichem, retired Austrian Ambassador with studies in political science and oriental archaeology, former Head of the Department for International Organisations of the Austrian Foreign Service
DI Abdallah Sharief, Pres. of UNCAV and co-founder of the Horn of Africa Peace Initiative

Musical performance
Buffet with a taste of Eritrean Cuisine

Further Information: Tel. 0043 650 25 88846
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