The following two themes, which take into account the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child in 2019, are proposed for the October 17 commemoration this year: 1 - Ensuring the well-being of children by providing a safe and sustainable environment 2 - ...
The consultation is finished. The theme for this year, decided by the United Nations, with the important support following your contributions, is : Coming together with those furthest behind to build an inclusive world of universal respect for human rights and dignity. -*-*-*-*-Consultation...
Wherever men and women are condemned to live in extreme poverty, human rights are violated. To come together to ensure those rights be respected is our solemn duty. Joseph Wresinski Poverty is a form of violence. It leads to humiliation and it silences people. It destroys lives. But poverty is...
Everybody knows that the fight against extreme poverty and the fight against climate change are linked. It is the poorest people that suffer most from the consequences of climate disruption (although their carbon footprint is the lowest). However, there is less awareness that they are sometimes...