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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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The impact of Covid-19 on the most vulnerable groups: testimonials from human rights defenders

The impact of COVID-19 on the most vulnerable groups: testimonials from human rights defendersIn the coming months, Human Dignity will be highlighting the important work of human rights defenders who ... read more..

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Newsletter n°7 - June 2020

Newsletter 7 - June 2020    Dear friends and supporters, As we face an unprecedented crisis across the globe, we hope that you, your families, and the communities supported by our partner organis... read more..

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Online training: testimonials from our participants.

Testimonials from our course participants For more information on the training, click here -  in partnership with Synergies Coopération and the Geneva Academy  Mr. Renan Hedouville, lawyer and d read more..

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Webinar: the right to social protection put to the test by COVID 19

20 May 2020 The right to social protection put to the test by COVID: what lessons, what perspectives for French-speaking Africa? As States take urgent measures to save lives and help the poorest su read more..

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Covid 19: States must put human rights at the heart of their responses to the crisis

  Francophone ESCR Platform Press release - 30 April 2020 Covid 19: States must put human rights at the heart of their responses to the crisis As COVID-19 pandemic affects us all and repr read more..

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Human Dignity visits Niger in March 2020

Paris, 9 March 2020 – Our director, Seynabou Benga, is visiting Niger from 9 to 18 March 2020 – in partnership with Nigerien organisations SYNAFEN and REPRODEVH Niger, to assess the level of reali read more..

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Senegal : our partner SIDH submits information on the right to education to the United Nations

Dakar - Paris, September 6, 2019 On our initiative and with our technical support, the International Society for Human Rights - SENEGAL (SIDH) today transmitted an alternative report to the Committe... read more..

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Historic recognition by States of the Abidjan Principles on the right to education

Joint press release  Historic recognition by States of the Abidjan Principles on the right to education by top UN human rights body Geneva, 15 July 2019 The United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC... read more..

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2018 annual report

Paris, June 28, 2019 We are pleased to present our 2018 annual report. The report is available in French here. ... read more..

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Newsletter n°6 - June 2019

Newsletter 6 - June 2019    Dear colleagues and supporters, Issued twice a year, our newsletter aims to share news about the work of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural rights (CESC... read more..

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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..

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DRC: the impact of copper and cobalt exploitation on women's rights in Sakania

Kinshasa, Paris - June 10, 2019 With our technical assistance, our partner in the DRC, the Action Against Impunity for Human Rights (ACIDH), has just published a new report: The impact of the industr... read more..

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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 and Cultural rights (... 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

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

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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 personalities have just sent the President of the French Republic an open letter in favor of the recognition of the... 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

Nairobi, Kampala, Monrovia, Johannesburg, 1 August 2017 174 civil society organisations from around the world have today released a statement calling on investors to cease support for Bridge 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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