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Franciscans International advocates at the United Nations for the protection of human dignity and environmental justice.

FI launches factsheets on Covid-19 and indigenous peoples

On the day that the Escazú Agreement comes into force, we launch a new series of factsheets – starting with human rights defenders – to help human rights advocates in their work. Available in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

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Virtual side event at the 20th UN Permanent Forum for Indigenous Issues

Join us on 26 April for a discussion on “Justice and Accountability in the Context of Extractive Industries: Indigenous Women Human Rights Defenders from Guatemala, Brazil, Indonesia, and Bangladesh"

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Franciscan reflections: Sister Water calls us to the people of El Salvador

Fray René Flores OFM reflects on some of the work behind his recent statement at...

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Statements at the 46th session of the Human Rights Council

The 46th session of the Council is held from 22 February to 23 March 2021 in a...

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Recover Better - Stand up for human rights

On International Human Rights Day 2020, Franciscans International urges all...

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