A Plea for Urgent Action on Iraq

A Plea for Urgent Action on Iraq to all World leaders and Member States of the United Nations by the Master of the Dominican Order (Order of Preachers), Fr Bruno Cadoré OP

Mexico: Dominican Bishop Raul Vera Lopez OP march with imigrants to ask for "freedom of transit"

Mgr. Raul Vera Lopez O.P., Bishop of Saltillo, Coahuila (Mexico) marches with migrants to ask the public authorities to respect fundamental rights of persons in transit.

MEXICO : Alegaciones de Tortura sobre migrantes

Mexico : El Diocesis de Saltillo (Mexico) denuncia a las torturas en contra de los migrantes

MEXICO : Second National March for Dignity. A Message from Fray Raul Vera Lopez, Dominican, Bishop of Saltillo

Message from Fray Raul Vera Lopez, OP, Bishop of Saltillo (Mexico) at the occasion of the Second National March for Dignity organized by Mothers searching their disappeared sons or daughters and seeking justice.

México : Contribución de los Dominicos ante la Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos

Contribuion de los Dominicos y de las organizaciones de la sociedad civil entregada a los comisionados, durante la audiencia Situación General de los Derechos Humanos en México ante la Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos.

Update of Human Rights in Sri Lanka : Follow up of the UPR process

Togather with several other faith based organizations, the Dominican Délégation to the United Nations expresses its views on four key human rights issues in Sri Lanka: 1) Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs); 2) Peace and Reconciliation; 3) the Rights of the child; 4) Persons with disabilities.

(see attachment for full statement)

"Blessed are the Peacemakers" : The Pope's Message for the 46th World Day of Peace

Life, economy, role of the family, religious freedom, objection of conscience and many other issues for a pedagogy of Peace

The United Nation issues a new Guide on Migrations

Seeking to better protect migrants’ human rights and dignity, the new publication encourages governments worldwide to ratify and implement the Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families (ICRMW)

Top UN envoy urges Iraq to protect minorities after latest killing in Mosul

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The top United Nations official in Iraq has urged the Government to do all it can to protect the country’s minorities, after two Christian women were killed in the northern city of Mosul, just hours after some families displaced by recent violence began returning to their homes.

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