52nd Regular Session of the UN Sub-Commission on Human Rights


Contribution of faith-based organizations to the realization of economic, social and cultural rights

Franciscans International and Dominicans for Justice and Peace continue to be concerned about the inequality of opportunities available to people of different cultures for their development and the realization of their full dignity as human bei...

Threats to the human rights of indigenous peoples: the example of Mexico

Franciscans International and Dominicans for Justice and Peace wish to express their concern over the continual failure of international actors to recognize and implement the rights of indigenous peoples. In particular, measures must be taken ...

Violations to freedom of religion and belief in Pakistan

Franciscans International and Dominicans for Justice and Peace again draw the attention of the Sub-Commission to the issue of religious intolerance and discrimination on the basis of religion. Religious intolerance remains at the root of...

Children's rights in Iraq in the face of international sanctions

Franciscans International and Dominicans for Justice and Peace wish to alert the Sub- Commission to the impact on children of armed conflicts and international sanctions. We also wish to express our appreciation for the Sub-Commission's resolu...