Item 2: Question of violation of human rights and fundamental freedoms in all countries - VIEQUES

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, in conjunction with Franciscans International, brings to the attention of the Sub-Commission the situation of human rights of the people of Vieques in Puerto Rico. Firstly, we wish to recognize that on May 1, 20...

Item 6: Contemporary forms of slavery - HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Franciscans International and representatives of its sections in India, Italy, Lebanon and Zambia actively participated in the last session of the UN Working Group on Contemporary Forms of Slavery and appreciated the excellent chairmanship of Mr. Pinheiro....

Item 4: Economic, social, and cultural rights - IRAQ

Dominicans for Justice and Peace, Dominican Leadership Conference, Pax Christi International, in conduction with Franciscans International, raise the issue of the impact of sanctions and of war on the full enjoyment of economic, social and cultural righ...

Item 3: Administration of justice, rule of law and democracy - DEATH PENALTY

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...

Le IIIe Forum Social Mondial (2003): "Un Autre Monde Est Possible" à Porto Alegre, Brésil, par Philippe LeBlanc, o.p.

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...

Item 11: Civil and Political rights: Religious intolerance (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...

Item 13: Rights of the Child (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...

Point 9: Question de la violation des droits de l’homme et des libertés fondamentales en tout point du monde (Vieques)

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 ...

Point 13: Droits des enfants (Irak)

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.

Item 9: Questions of Human Rights Violations in Any Part of the World (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
(January 2004-January 2005).

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