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The rights to water and sanitation in 10 countries of West and Central Africa

The Water Coalition, of which Human Dignity is a member, publishes an inventory report on the recognition and integration of human rights to water and sanitation in 10 African countries (Benin, Bu read more..

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UPR : Strong recommendations to Niger on economic and social rights

Joint press release Universal Periodic Review: Strong recommendations to Niger on economic and social rights Paris, Niamey, 10 June 2021 Our organisations welcome the recommendations made to Niger ... read more..

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UPR : Mozambique should ratify the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Joint Press release Universal Periodic Review: Mozambique should ratify the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and implement its provisions. Paris, Maputo, 10 June 2021 ... read more..

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Newsletter n°9 - June 2021

Newsletter 9- June 2021    Dear friends and supporters,As we are still facing an unprecedented crisis across the globe, we hope that you, your families, and the communities supporte... read more..

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2020 Annual Report

Annual Report Paris, 7 June 2021 As we face an unprecedented pandemic crisis around the world, we hope that you, your families, and the communities supported by our partner organizations are safe and... read more..

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The impact of Covid-19 in the DRC: testimonial from human rights defender

Paris, 27 May 2021   As part of our series of interviews with human rights defenders on the impact of COVID-19, we interviewed Mr. Maurice KASONGO WA BONDO. Deputy Secretary to the National Youth Com... read more..

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Our 2021- 2025 strategic planning

STRATEGIC PRIORITIES IN RESPONSE TO THE PRESENT GLOBAL CHALLENGES In May 2021, after a participatory reflection process carried out during the year 2020, Human Dignity General Assembly adopted it read more..

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End of training press release: our organisations concerned about obstacles to primary education

Press release Journalists and CSO representatives from 9 African countries concerned about obstacles to the right to education May 10, 2021 Participants in the online training on economic, social a... read more..

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Call for urgent action to secure universal and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines

Press release Call for urgent action to secure universal and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines 21 April 2021 ESCR-Net – International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights – a global ne... read more..

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Mozambique 2021 UPR: our joint contributions

Paris, Maputo March 26, 2021 Human Dignity and its partners in Mozambique participate in the pre-sessions organized by UPR Info on March 26, 2021. Read our written and oral contributions to the univer... read more..

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Niger periodic review in 2021: our oral and written contributions

Paris, Niamey, March 26, 2021 Human Dignity and its partners in Niger, represented by the Association des Femmes Juristes du Niger, participate in the pre-sessions organized by UPR Info on March 26, ... read more..

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World Water Day 2021: Water for life, not for profit!

Paris, 22 March 2021 On 22 March 2021, the United Nations celebrates World Water Day. The official theme of this day is “Valuing Water”, a title that should ring alarm bells: there is only a short ste... read more..

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Report on the right to social protection

February 24, 2021 - Publication of a research report The right to social protection put to the test by the COVID-19 crisis: the importance of non-contributory social protection systems to protect the... read more..

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Online training on ESCR in French - call for applications

Human Dignity organises online training on economic, social and cultural rights for CSO representatives and media from French-speaking sub-Saharan Africa The training will be held from April 12 to Ma... read more..

Ressources

Articles

Here we share the articles written by the participants of our online training on economic, social and cultural rights in French. They below articles are only available in French here. The implementat... read more..

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Mali : Follow-up note on the recommendations by the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Bamako - Paris, December 10, 2020    Mali must continue its efforts in the implementation of economic, social and cultural rights   On this international human rights day, the Malian Association for H... read more..

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Newsletter n°8 - November 2020

Newsletter 8 - November 2020    Dear friends and supporters, As we are still facing an unprecedented crisis across the globe, we hope that you, your families, and the communities supported by our ... read more..

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The impact of Covid-19 on LGTBI in Uganda: testimonial from human rights defender

Paris - Kampala, November 3, 2020 After Togo and Kenya, we are continuing our interviews with defenders on the impact of COVID-19 on vulnerable populations in Uganda. Tom Twongyeirwe Junior is a h... read more..

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Niger must strengthen the measures taken for access to basic social services throughout its territory

Universal Periodic Review of Niger JOINT PRESS RELEASE  : Niger must strengthen the measures taken for access to basic social services throughout its territory  Niamey - Paris, Novemb... read more..

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Investigation: Covid-19 impact in Côte d'ivoire

Abidjan - Paris, October 30, 2020 While Ivorians are preparing to vote to appoint their next President of the Republic on October 31, 2020, Human Dignity publishes the results of its investigation i... read more..

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Mozambique: Joint submission for the Universal Periodic Review

Joint Press release Maputo, Paris, 20 October 2020 The Association of Education, Health, Environment and Social Communication (AESA), Ipas Mozambique, Kulima and Human Dignity submit a report to the... read more..

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Over 200 CSOs unite to call for a Global Fund for Social Protection

21 September 2020 - PRESS RELEASE Over 200 civil society organizations and trade unions unite to call for a Global Fund for Social Protection to protect the most vulnerable during COVID-19 and b... read more..

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African Women's Day: the Platform for ESCR in Africa launches an annual campaign on the right to social protection

July 31, 2020 - Press release African Women's Day: The Platform for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Africa launches an annual campaign on the right to social protection On the occasion o read more..


Africa ESCR platform

Building an ESCR NGO Community

Platform for economic, social and cultural rights in Africa : Working together for the progressive realisation of of economic, social and cultural rights in Africa In March 2017, Human Dignity l... read more..

Africa ESCR platform

Publications

In response to the COVID -19 pandemic, the platform carried out an annual campaign on the right to social protection from July 2020 to June 2021. Various advocacy activities at the national and regio... read more..

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The impact of Covid-19 in Kenya: testimonial from a women human rights defender

Paris, July 28, 2020 Today, we celebrate 10 years since the adoption by the United Nations General Assembly of the Resolution 64/292 which explicitly recognized the human rights to water and sanitati... read more..

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On July 28, let's celebrate the 10 years of the rights to water and sanitation

Paris, July 28, 2020 Today, we celebrate 10 years since the adoption by the United Nations General Assembly of the Resolution 64/292 which explicitly recognized the human rights to water and sani read more..

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2019 annual report

Paris, July 9, 2020 Dear friends and sympathizers, As we face an unprecedented crisis worldwide since the end of 2019, we hope that you, your families and the communities supported by our partne read more..

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Open letter : Beijing+25: The Road to Gender Equality begins with Girls’ Education

Open letter  : Beijing+25: The Road to Gender Equality begins with Girls’ Education  Paris, 7 July 2020 Today, the Generation Equality Forum would have started with the ambition to launch a transfor... read more..

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