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Newsletter n°5 - December 2018

Newsletter 5 - December 2018    Dear colleagues and supporters, Issued twice a year, our newsletter aims to share news about the work of the UN Committee on Economic, Social a... read more..

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NGO guide in French: how to work with the Committee on ESCR

Human Dignity is committed to strengthening the role and participation of national NGOs in regional and international mechanisms for the protection of human rights.   Our guide (in French) will... read more..

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ESCR online training: Olivier de Schutter responds to our participants

Paris, November 22, 2018For the second time, Olivier De Schutter, member of the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, answers to questions from participants to our 4th onli... read more..

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2019 UPR of Côte d'Ivoire : our joint submission

Paris, October 4, 2018 Human Dignity and its partner the Ivorian Movement for Human Rights have submitted a note to the UN Human Rights Council to contribute to the third cycle of the Universal Peri... read more..

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Newsletter n°4 - July 2018

  NEWSLETTER N°4- JULY 2018 Issued twice a year, our newsletter aims to share news about the work of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural rights (CESCR) and the African Commissi read more..

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62d session of the African Commission: joint oral declaration on ESCR in Mauritania

62d session of the African Commission: joint oral declaration on ESCR in Mauritania On 28 April 2018, Human Dignity and the Mauritanian Association of Human Rights delivered a joint oral declaration ... read more..

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Open letter to President Macron - Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas

Open letter to President Macron - Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas Paris, March 29, 2018 Human Dignity, 67 associations, unions and NGOs as well as 59 pe... read more..

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Online training on ESCR in French : you can now learn at your own pace

Human Dignity and its partners Synergies Coopération and the Geneva Academy offer online training on economic, social and cultural rights in French.  This 7-week course aims to provide participan read more..

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The impact of extractive industries in Niger on economic and social rights

  Niamey, Paris - 15 February 2018 At our initiative and with our technical assistance, our partner in Niger, the ROTAB, has published a report on the impact of extractive industries operating in read more..

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Right to education: 88 organisations urge investors to cease support for Bridge International Academies

Kampala, Monrovia, Nairobi, 1st March 2018. In an open letter published today, Human Dignity and 87 civil society organisations have urged investors to cease their support for the multi-national read more..

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Working with the Committee on ESCR: our practical guide for NGOs

Paris, November 16, 2017 Human Dignity is releasing today a practical guide in French for NGOs on how to participate in the reporting process of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cult read more..

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Civil society call on investors to cease support to Bridge International Academies

Civil society call on investors to cease support to Bridge International Academies Nairobi, Kampala, Monrovia, Johannesburg, 1 August 2017 174 civil society organisations from around the wo read more..

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The right to health in Côte d'Ivoire: state of play

Abidjan, Paris - 1 August 2017 Human Dignity and the Ivorian Human Rights Movement (MIDH), in collaboration with the Law Clinic of the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po Paris) pub read more..

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2016 Annual report

  Paris, May 19, 2017 We are pleased to present our 2016 annual report. The report is available in French here.    read more..

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2017 Annual report

  Paris, May 21, 2018 We are pleased to present our 2017 annual report. The report is available in French here.    read more..


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Burundi: follow-up report

Paris, Bujumbura, 31 March 2017 Human Dignity and a coalition of 7 Burundian NGOS publish a follow-up report on the recommandations adopted by the Committee on economic, social and cultural right read more..

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Burundi: report on women's economic and social rights

  Paris, Bujumbura, 21 October 2016 Human Dignity and a coalition of 7 Burundian NGOS publish a joint parallel report (in French) on Burundi to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimin read more..

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Online training on ESCR in French - 2020 session

  Human Dignity and its partners Synergies Coopération and the Geneva Academy offer online training on economic, social and cultural rights in French. Launched in November 2016, our trainin read more..

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NGO joint paper on the role of civil society in the work of UN Committees

NGO joint paper on the role of civil society in the work of UN Committees Geneva, Paris - 21 June 2016 As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cult... read more..

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2015 Annual report

Paris, May 12, 2016 We are pleased to present our 2015 annual report. The report is available in French here.         ... read more..

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Letter to Member States of the Human Rights Council to support resolution on defenders working on ESCR

Letter to Member States of the UN Human Rights Council Re: Support resolution on the protection of human rights defenders addressing economic, social and cultural rights 22 March 2016 Your E read more..

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Kenya: Joint CSO statement and activities at 57th session of the CESCR

From 22 to 26 February 2016, Human Dignity and its Kenyan partners participate to the 57th session of the Committee on economic, social and cultural rights in Geneva, Switzerland. Our organisations m... read more..

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Kenya: Publication of a joint report

Paris, Nairobi, 2 February 2016, Human Dignity , ICJ- Kenya , Save the Children Kenya, KELIN and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation publish a parallel joint report on Kenya. The report, ... read more..

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Namibia: Human Dignity supports the submission of its partner Nangof Trust

Paris, Windhoek, 1 February 2016, From 22 February to 4 March 2016, the Committee on economic, social and cultural rights will review Namibia's  initial report. With the support of Human Dignity, NA... read more..


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Burkina Faso: CIDOC submits information to the Committee on economic, social and cultural rights

Paris, Ouagadougou, 23 September 2015 With the technical assistance of Human Dignity, the Centre d’information et de documentation citoyennes (CIDOC) made a submission to the UN Committee on economic... read more..

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Namibia: Joint submission to the Committee on economic, social and cultural rights

Paris, Windhoek, 22 September 2015 From 12 to 16 October 2015, the pre sessional working Group of the Committee will prepare and adopt a List of Issues ahead of its review of Namibia's  initial repor... read more..

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Kenya: Joint submission to the Committee on economic, social and cultural rights

Paris, Nairobi, 15 September 2015 From 12 to 16 October 2015, the pre sessional working Group of the Committee will prepare and adopt a List of Issues ahead of its review of Kenya's combined 2nd to 5... read more..

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