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Welcome to the Website of the Austrian Mission in Geneva!
The Austrian Mission in Geneva serves as the point of contact between the Austrian Government and the numerous international organisations that have their seat in Geneva. Accordingly, this website is designed to offer you information about our mission, job opportunities as well as links to Austrian governmental institutions and international organisations in Geneva.
Austrian Resolution on Human Rights in the Administration of Justice gets adopted
Austrian Membership in the UN Human Rights Council
The promotion and protection of human rights are of utmost importance to Austria. Austria is committed to a comprehensive protection of human rights at national and international level.
In May 2011, Austria has been elected by the UN General Assembly as a member of the Human Rights Council for a three-year term.
On the occasion of the 5th session of the UN Forum on Minority Issues (27 and 28 November 2012).
Two exhibitions of the Missions of Austria and Slovenia on the rights of Roma, from 26 November 2012 to 14 December 2012 at the Palais des Nations.