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Friday 23 January 2015

Legal Paper on Climate Change Induced Migration

It is estimated that up to 200 million people will be displaced because of climate change by 2050. Read our analysis of different possibilities of legal protection for climate change induced displacement, forced migration, and statelessness. [more]

Monday 12 January 2015

Review of economic, social and cultural rights in Uganda

The pre-session of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on Uganda took place on December 1st, 2014. [more]

Tuesday 06 January 2015

FI very encouraged by Prize awarded to partner NGO

In early December, the French embassy in Benin awarded the 2014 Prize for Human Rights to Franciscains-Bénin, a close partner NGO of Franciscans International.[more]

Monday 22 December 2014

FI at Church and Mining Meeting

FI has been a co-organizer and co-convener of the “Churches and Mining” meeting in Latin America, a gathering that seeks to strengthen the coordination between active ecclesial communities in Latin America. This year, the meeting was held in Brasilia, ...[more]

Tuesday 16 December 2014

Exciting Letter from the Conference of the Franciscan Family

The Ministers of the Conference of the Franciscan Family write an encouraging letter about FI and its successes in the past two years.[more]

Monday 15 December 2014

FI at the 3rd UN Human & Business Rights Forum

Franciscans International (FI) participated actively in the United Nations’ Annual Business and Human Rights Forum. [more]

Monday 15 December 2014

FI submits two urgent appeals

In partnership with other NGOs, FI submitted two urgent appeals, one to Australia, one to Papua Province. [more]