You are on our OLD site. Please visit our NEW site for current content.

Thursday 21 April 2011

FI submits UPR Report on East Timor

FI and partners submitted a joint-UPR report to the UN on the human rights situation of East Timor in mid-March as an immediate result of an in-country two-day workshop with the Franciscan Family. Their key concerns were on the Rights of the Child in ...[more]

Wednesday 20 April 2011

Ethiopia Prepares for UPR

In mid-April FI returned to Addis Ababa to work with the JPIC team and Franciscans; to give an advanced workshop on the human rights situation of Ethiopia. [more]

Monday 11 April 2011

Education and the Rights of the Child

Group of children with Sr. Odile in Solomon Islands reading book

The United Nations Economic and Social Council has requested Franciscans International to submit a written statement for the High Level Segment (HLS) on ‘Education and the Rights of the Child’. The event will take place in Geneva in July ...[more]