PGA's GEP Program, in collaboration with PGA’s National Group in the Legislative Assembly and the Attorney General’s Office for the Defense of Human Rights of El Salvador, are convening a Seminar on Equality and Non-Discrimination for Latin American M
PGA convened a Seminar on Equality and Non-Discrimination for Latin American and Caribbean Parliamentarians that took place in San Salvador, El Salvador.
Parliamentarians celebrate the approval by the plenary of the Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica of the Kampala Amendments to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
--> Questions of PGA Member Barbara Lochbihler MEP (Germany) on human rights of migrants and asylum seekers, the International Law implications of the use of armed-drones and the EU role in bringing to justice suspected authors of War Crimes
--> Responses of newly appointed and confirmed EU High Representative and Vice-Pres. of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini (until recently, MP chairing of the PGA Italy National Group)
Inter alia, Ms. Mogherini reaffirms the essential role of the ICC as an effective institution that the EU must support.