Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights


Agenda Item 4: Economic, social and cultural rights (Vieques and the Philippines)

Dominicans for Justice and Peace and Dominican Leadership Conference, in conjunction Franciscans International, raise the issue of the violation of economic, social and cultural rights of peoples whose lands have been used for decades by governments as bo...

Agenda Item 5c: Prevention of Discrimination and protection of minorities (Pakistan)

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Dominican Leadership Conference, and Franciscans International are concerned about the escalation of religious intolerance and discrimination on the basis of religion . It is one of the causes of divisions, conflicts, wars...

Agenda Item 2: Question of the Violations of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Dominicans for Justice and Peace and Dominican Leadership Conference, in conjunction with Franciscans International, express their serious concern about the gross and systematicviolations of human rights and fundamental freedoms in Iraq. Ne...

Agenda Item 3: Administration of Justice, Rule of Law and Democracy.

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Dominican Leadership Conference and Franciscans International remain concerned about the application and the use of the death penalty in a number of countries in the world as well its unjust and unequal application. It ha...