Displaying items by tag: misereor - CIDSE

The tragedy in the Mediterranean has to stop

Thursday, 30 April 2015 15:13

CIDSE expresses its concern about the continuing tragedy of migrant deaths in the Mediterranean Sea.

Published in Rethinking development

Conflict Minerals

Thursday, 05 March 2015 10:36

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.

Published in Conflict Minerals

Haiti earthquake: 5 years later

Monday, 12 January 2015 15:02

In the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake in 2010, CIDSE member organisations (MOs) acted immediately by providing humanitarian assistance and have since then been working together with Haitian civil society strengthening their capacities, and they have accompanied local organisations in the reconstruction work.

Published in General content

Catholic Bishops’ statement in Lima on the road to Paris

Tuesday, 09 December 2014 17:58

Working together at the High-level event at the COP20 in Lima, Bishops from all continents called for a fair and legally binding climate agreement to be signed at the COP21 in Paris, 2015. (Document available in EN/ES/FR)

Published in COP20 Lima

Holding Companies Accountable

Tuesday, 02 December 2014 08:53

Holding Companies Accountable - Lessons from transnational human rights litigation, ECCHR, Brot für die Welt and MISEREOR booklet, November 2014

UN Business & Human Rights Framework Briefing Note

Thursday, 27 November 2014 11:02

"More action required at national and international level to stop human rights abuses by business"

Published in B&HR Frameworks

Misereor looks for coordinator for "climate pilgrimage" to COP21/Paris

Friday, 31 October 2014 15:20

CIDSE's German member organisation is looking for a coordinator for a "climate pilgrimage" to COP21/Paris.

Published in COP 21 Paris

Corporate Influence on the Business and Human Rights Agenda of the United Nations

Friday, 27 June 2014 10:44

Misereor together with the Global Policy Forum and Bread for the World have published a working document highlighting corporate influence on the Business and Human Rights agenda of the United Nations. (June 2014).

"Headlines from the Future"

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 13:46

“Switzerland sets up a Ministry of Happiness, and classes in schools teach happiness.  The Swiss development agency Fastenopfer internally compensates its CO2-emissions and tries to lower them with 90% by 2050, as urgently advised by the World Climate Council since the effects of runaway climate change strikes hard against the poor and ultimately threatens all.”

Published in Blog Archive

CIDSE member organisations resources on Business and Human Rights

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 11:15

CIDSE’s work on business and human rights tries to close gaps in existing standards, including through regulation, and to provide solutions for communities facing negative impacts from business.

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