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Oral statements at the Human Rights Council

During the 40th session of the Human Rights Council Franciscans International delivered oral statements on Brazil, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Guatemala, Indonesia (including West-Papua), Malaysia, and Sri Lanka.

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Side-events during the Human Rights Council

Throughout the 40th session of the Human Rights Council, we will organize and co-sponsor a number of side-events where experts and human rights defenders discuss key thematic and country specific issues.

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States must ensure coherence between human rights and sustainable development

Joint statement at the Human Rights Council's intersessional meeting on human...

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Franciscans International wishes everyone a Merry Christmas

... and a happy New Year!

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Indigenous peoples' rights between Brazil and Venezuela

Side-event to the 39th session of the Human Rights Council. 

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Crisis in the DRC: A country-wide perspective

FI and 46 other organizations alert the Human Rights Council to the possible...

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