Human Rights [TBD]
Topic Coordinator : Patrice Lenormand
On our website you find an opinion piece of FWF associate director Margreet Vrieling on changes needed in the garment industry: https://www.fairwear.org/news/5-years-on-from-the-rana-plaza-collapse/
On April 5th, the Mongolian President Battulga announced an initiative to restore the death penalty to perpetrators of child abuse.
Here are two interesting upcoming events organized by the Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) of the European Commission addressing issues related to the informal economy with regards to vulnerable groups:
UN Environment has been undertaking work on human rights and the environment for almost two decades, trying to bring attention to the relationship between a safe and healthy environment and the enjoyment of human rights.
Formación en línea N.1- Introducción a la Convención sobre los Derechos de las Personas con Discapacidad (CDPD): principios y estructura
Bridging the Gap II / Acortando Distancias II (BtG-II): Espacios de aprendizaje 2018-2019
Webinar N.1- Introduction to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: principles and structure
The EU funded project "Bridging the Gap II " develops a cycle of webinars to foster a culture of disability mainstreaming in development cooperation's projects and programmes.
Formation en ligne nº1- Introduction à la Convention Relative aux Droits des Personnes Handicapées (CDPH) : les principes, le contenu et la structure
Le projet financé par l'Union européenne "Bridging the Gap II / Combler l'écart II" propose un cycle de formations en ligne visant à explorer progressivement les divers aspects de l’inclusion des personnes handicapées dans les projets et programmes de coopération au développement
From Promises to Action - UN Women Report on Gender and the SDGS highlights gaps but sets robust avenues for action
The International Disability and Development Consortium invites you to the launch event of its Photo Exhibition "Together for Inclusion" which aims to promote a positive perspective of the inclusion of persons with disabilities in developing countries.
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Hosted by DRI’s Sri Lanka country office, on November 20th and 21st DRI held its first partners workshop for the global project Promoting Human & Labour Rights through GSP+, which is funded by the EU. DRI gathered its colleagues and NGO partners from Bo