Displaying items by tag: human rights - CIDSE
One year after the start of 'Operation Protective Edge', which led to 51 days of devastating hostilities, the people of Gaza are struggling to rebuild their homes and their lives
In parallel with the first session of the UN intergovernmental working group, human rights advocates from across the world will gather in Geneva to denounce corporate abuse and impunity.
Time to open constructive discussions towards developing an international legally binding instrument, CIDSE Briefing Note, July 2015 (available in EN - ES - FR)
Originally published on Wednesday 17 June 2015 by The European Coalition for Corporate Justice
"It is now time to open constructive discussions in the IGWG towards developing an international legally binding instrument that can make an important contribution to effectively stopping the occurrence of human rights abuses by businesses on the ground"
Monday 8 June 2015. CIDSE together with EU and Latin American Social movements Reclaim Peoples Sovereignty against Corporate-led Trade promoted at the European and Latin American Summit. This press release is available in EN/ES/FR.
Brussels, 20 May 2015; On 10 and 11 June 2015, Brussels will host the Second Summit of Heads of State and Government of the European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean; a high-level meeting which will bring together 61 political leaders. Looking ahead to this meeting, civil society organisations from the two regions, led by CONCORD and the Latin American Mesa de Articulación networks, have issued a public statement today. This press release is available in EN/ES/FR.
CIDSE believes that climate change is not only an environmental problem, but also a developmental emergency directly affecting people; especially the most vulnerable ones.
CIDSE expresses its concern about the continuing tragedy of migrant deaths in the Mediterranean Sea.