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Press release: CIDSE celebrates its 50th anniversary and welcomes the 18th member organisation

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 13:45

At the CIDSE board of Directors meeting ending today 50 years since the foundation of the network were celebrated, the new member Progressio was welcomed in the CIDSE family, and a new CIDSE strategic framework was approved.

Press release: Civil society leaders issue statement to step up the fight on inequality

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 08:41

As the world’s rich and powerful gather in Davos for the World Economic Forum an alliance of top international charities, human rights campaigners, women’s rights groups, green groups, civil society organisations and trade unions has come together to fight the growing crisis of inequality.

COP 21: Some steps were taken in climate draft deal, but still a lot to do for the vulnerable

Saturday, 12 December 2015 17:09

The current negotiation text will soon be adopted as the new and only universal deal on climate change. Mass mobilisation and pressure came from the people as they took to the streets, and it is due to this pressure on politicians that we now see a reference to 1.5 C degree temperature rise target, a mention of the concept of climate justice and a signal to the fossil fuel industry that its time has come to an end.  

Media advisory side event: Deal with it: People, Rights, Justice

Monday, 07 December 2015 15:11

Event organised by CIDSE, Caritas Internationalis, Friends of the Earth International and Misereor.