Promoting Corporate Regulation: Connecting the UN’s Sustainable Development Agenda with the Human Rights Agenda
FI’s Advocacy Director, Francesca Restifo, travelled to New York last week to work with FI’s NY-based advocacy officer Amanda Lyons. The goal was to strengthen the role of Franciscans International by combining advocacy efforts to promote corporate ...
From October 23rd to 27th 2014, Franciscans International was able to participate in a gathering of Franciscans around peace-building, at the Padre Pio Capuchin Centre, in Pretoria, South Africa.
Franciscans International partnered with Plan International, World Vision International, UNICEF and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) to hold a side event on Universal Birth Registration on Friday, 19 September 2014 in the ...
Lors d’un séminaire au Cameroun, des représentants de la société civile ont évalué les recommandations du Comité de l’ONU sur l’élimination de la discrimination à l’égard des femmes (CEDEF) et ont discuté les possibles stratégies d’actions.
FI regrets that the issue of 'conflict minerals', recognized as one of the main root causes of serious human rights abuses in the country, received little attention during the Universal Periodic Review (UPR).