The human rights situation of women and children in Togo (in French)

Je parle au nom de Franciscans International. Dominicains pour Justice et Paix s’associe à cette intervention. Depuis deux ans, les pères franciscains de l’Eglise Saint Antoine de Padoue de Lomé (Togo) ...

The situation of religious freedom in Pakistan

Franciscans International, in conjunction with Dominicans for Justice and Peace, again draws the attention of the Commission to the issue of religious intolerance and discrimination on the basis of religion. Religious intolerance remains at ...

Human rights violations in Papua and Mexico

Introduction I speak on behalf of Franciscans International and Dominicans for Justice and Peace on the issue of long-standing and ongoing human rights violations in Papua. Papua, formerly called Irian Jaya, is the easternmost prov...

Evolving and implementing the human right to development

Oral intervention delivered by John Quigley OFM, Director, FI Geneva Mr. Chairman: Franciscans International and Dominicans for Justice and Peace believe the right to development is an ongoing process that is operationali...

Human rights situation in Mexico, Pakistan and Colombia

Franciscans International in collaboration with Dominicans for Justice and Peace wish to express their ongoing concern about the situation of human rights in Mexico and Pakistan and to bring to the attention of the Sub-Commission a massacre wit...

The harmful impact of international sanctions on children's human rights

Franciscans International, in a joint statement with Caritas Internationalis the World Alliance of Reformed Churches, Pax Christi International, the Canadian Council of Churches, the Maryknoll Sisters of St. Dominic and ...

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...

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...

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