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EU Foreign Affairs Council Conclusions on business and human rights: More decisive action needed on access to justice

Monday, 20 June 2016 12:14

ECCJ, Action Aid and CIDSE welcome the Foreign Affairs Council's Conclusions on business and human rights, adopted 20 June 2016, and call for their rapid translation into practice.

Press Release: Conflict Minerals: EU opts for “responsibility for some,” limiting prospects to reduce abuses suffered by communities

Thursday, 16 June 2016 12:13

Yesterday evening, 15th of June 2016, the European institutions negotiating the EU conflict minerals regulation came to a political agreement.

CIDSE and its members celebrate the first year of the Encyclical Laudato Si’

Monday, 13 June 2016 08:13

CIDSE reflects on the impacts of the Encyclical on the major political processes that marked 2015 and launches a series of high-level video interviews on Laudato Si’. CIDSE’s campaign “Change for the Planet- Care for the People” responds to the Laudato Si’ call for people to act for environmental and social justice.

Conflict Minerals: Why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground

Friday, 20 May 2016 09:00

A new video interview explains why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground. CIDSE press release - 20 May 2016.

Media Alert - NGOs welcome support of European Parliament for duty of care legislation

Wednesday, 18 May 2016 15:33

Brussels, 18 May 2016 – NGOs welcome support of European Parliamentarians for duty of care legislation of EU corporations towards people affected by their activities