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

United Nations debates draft treaty on business and human rights

The need to hold businesses accountable when they infringe human rights, and to ensure that victims can obtain justice, was again at the center of our work in the past weeks. 

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Join us in New York to celebrate 30 years Franciscans International!

• November 8th, 2019 • 11am onward • Manhattan, New York
• Guest of honor: H.E. Ambassador Luis Gallegos, Permanent Representative of Ecuador to the United Nations in New York

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More Valuable than Gold

Advocating for the right to water in the context of megaprojects

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FI partners elevated to Cardinals

Franciscans International is very proud that two of its partners have been...

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Statements during the 40th session of the Human Rights Council

Franciscans International delivered oral statements on Brazil, the Democratic...

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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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