Discrimination on the use of death penalty: the urgency for abolition

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Pax Christi International, Dominican Leadership Conference and Congregations of St. Joseph, in conjunction with Franciscans International, again raise the issue of ongoing discrimination in the application and the...

A briefing of the Dominican participation in the III Mondial Social Forum (en français)

Le IIIe Forum social mondial fut un évènement grandiose et sans précédent dans les annales des rencontres de la société civile. Il a eu lieu du 23-27 janvier, 2003 à Porto Alegre au Brésil. Les débats du Forum social ont été dominés par la perspecti...

Religious intolerance in Pakistan

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Franciscans International, Commission of Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches and Pax Christi International, in collaboration with the Pakistan Justice and Peace Commission of Religio...

The impact of war and the use of depleted uranium on the human rights of children in Iraq (in French)

Dominicains pour Justice et Paix souhaitent porter à l’attention de la Commission leur vive préoccupation au sujet des effets de la guerre et l’impact des sanctions internationales sur les enfants et les femmes.

The impact of war and the use of depleted uranium on the human rights of children in Iraq

UN COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Fifty-ninth Session Palais des Nations, Geneva March 17-April 25, 2003 Item 13: Rights of the Child Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Caritas Internationalis, Commission of Churches on International Affairs of the Wor...

The human rights situation in Vieques, Puerto Rico, after 60 years under United States bombardment (in French)

COMMISSION des DROITS de l’HOMME de L’ONU Cinquante-neuvième session 17 Mars – 27 Avril 2003 Palais des Nations Genève Point 9 : Question de la violation des droits de l’homme et des libertés fondamentales en tout point du monde Dominicains ...

The human rights situation in Vieques, Puerto Rico, after 60 years under United States bombardment

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, in conjunction with Franciscans International and the Human Rights Committee of Dominicans and Franciscans of Puerto Rico, brings to the attention of the UN Commission on Human Rights the situation of human rights of th...

The situation of human rights in West Papua, Indonesia

Introduction

Franciscans International, a non-governmental organization in General Consultative
Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), together with other
NGOs in Special Consultative Status with ECOSOC, including Catholic Institute
for International Relations, Social Service Agency of the Protestant Church in
Germany, Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Forum Asia, Pax Christi International,
Pax Romana, and the World Council of Churches, in cooperation with the Central
Missionary Board Netherlands, Cordaid, Geneva for Human Rights, ICCO,
Justitia et Pax Netherlands, Kerkinactie, Office for Justice and Peace Jayapura,
Office for Justice and Peace Merauke, Office for Justice and Peace Sorong, and
United Evangelical Mission submit this written communication to the Commission
on Human Rights with regard to the human rights situation - in the areas of
both civil and political rights and economic, social and cultural rights - in the
Province of Papua, Indonesia. The content refers in particular to the last 12 months

The impact of war and economic sanctions on the human rights situation in Iraq

Congregation of St. Catherine of Siena, Mosul, Iraq In order to set the scene for you I’d like to briefly explain what were the conditions in Iraq before the sanctions and the Gulf War. As you may know from your history, Iraq is an ancient...

The impact of the war in Iraq on the human rights of children (in French)

COMMISSION DES DROITS DE L’HOMME DE L’ONU Sous-Commission pour la Promotion Et la Protection des Droits de l’Homme Cinquante-quatrième Session Juillet – Août 2002 Palais des Nations, Genève (Prononcé ...

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