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

Watch our webinars on COVID-19, poverty, the right to water, and the Agenda 2030

Together with partners, Franciscans International hosted two virtual side events during the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development and the 44th Session of the Human Rights Council.


44th Session of the Human Rights Council

Despite the current travel restrictions, we continue to work with our Franciscan and other local partners to raise human rights issues directly at the United Nations. An overview of all our statements during this session of the Human...


Call to action: Realizing the rights of the child through a healthy environment

This week, for the first time ever, two children human rights defenders...


The Philippines: four years into a human rights crisis

Franciscans International today renewed its call on the Human Rights Council...


Statement on the human rights impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

As we, the entire staff of Franciscans International, are confined but healthy...


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