FI joins the Mining Working Group and other civil society organisations in advocating for the right to water to be explicitly included in the post-2015 Agenda.
FI & Treaty Alliance partners drive dialogue around the legally binding instrument on Business & Human Rights
FI co-hosted a high level side-event at the Human Rights Council last Thursday, March 19th. The panel explored European perspectives on the legally binding instrument on business and human rights, exposing an array of – sometimes clashing – points of ...
FI has delivered 5 oral statements in the first two weeks of the Human Rights Council.
On March 9th, FI's advocacy director delivered a joint Oral Statement (FI and Center of Concern) at the Human Rights Council, exposing questionable connections between the private sector and governments that often result in human ...
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.
The pre-session of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on Uganda took place on December 1st, 2014.
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.