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Des évêques latino-américains dénoncent les violations des droits humains liées aux activités extractives
Des évêques latino-américains partenaires de la CIDSE dénoncent les violations des droits humains liées aux activités extractives (Disponible en FR - ES)
L'économie au service de l'humanité – Au nom de leur foi, des chrétiens s'engagent pour un meilleur encadrement des multinationales. Mars 2015. (Disponible en français uniquement)
CIDSE, Commission Justice & Paix and EurAc are launching a video-campaign action. After watching the video, citizens will be able to send their demands for effective legislation to Members of the European Parliament.
The lives of people in many countries in the global South can be affected by the extraction and trade of natural resources used for everyday products sold in Europe and around the world.
Press release: 125 Church leaders ask the EU to put a stop to conflict minerals ahead of crucial votes
Laptops, mobile phones, and many electronic devices used by most people daily and sold by European companies often may contain natural resources whose extraction and trade fuel violence and suffering. To respond to this, 125 Church leaders from 37 countries on 5 continents have signed a statement asking the EU to stop conflict minerals.
Statement of H. E. Archbishop Tomasi, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organizations, December 2014 (Available in EN/ES/FR)
In an open letter to EC President, Jean-Claude Juncker and First Vice-President, Frans Timmermans, CIDSE, together with 19 other civil society organizations, responded to the statement issued by BusinessEurope.
CIDSE Highlights No.19, November-December 2014
Holding Companies Accountable - Lessons from transnational human rights litigation, ECCHR, Brot für die Welt and MISEREOR booklet, November 2014
"More action required at national and international level to stop human rights abuses by business"