The IPS acts as a communication channel that privileges the voices and the concerns of the poorest and creates a climate of understanding, accountability and participation around development, promoting a new international information order between the South and the North. To fulfill this mission, IPS provides news and content, capacity building, and dissemination and networking.
76 results found
ALBA INFO hosts links to a variety of resources on the Bolivarian Alliance, displaying them in an accessible manner. This includes a broad range of written pieces such as books and book chapters, academic articles, student papers, newspaper and magazine columns, as well as links to multimedia resources. ALBA INFO also features a news page which provides up to date information of developments in the ALBA and research into it.
The International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net) is a collaborative initiative of groups and individuals from around the world working to secure economic and social justice through human rights. Through ESCR-Net, groups and individuals can exchange information, develop a collective voice, amplify their actions, develop new tools and strategies. By facilitating joint actions, enhancing communications and building solidarity across regions, the network seeks to build a global movement to make human rights and social justice a reality for all.
FOPRIDEH es una Federación que representa y fortalece a sus organizaciones afiliadas y contribuye con otros sectores de la sociedad a impulsar el desarrollo integral y sostenible de Honduras. Es una Federación pluralista, líder de la Sociedad civil por su capacidad propositiva, solidaria y transparente comprometida con la democracia y el desarrollo nacional.
Human rights impact assessments (HRIAs) are intended to minimize human rights risks, lessen adverse impacts, and strengthen positive outcomes of business investments on affected populations. This paper describes why HRIAs are an essential element of the due diligence process stipulated in the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, offers case studies of company- and community-led HRIAs, and provides recommendations, among other topics.
The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) is a non-governmental international organization with UNESCO associate status, established in 1967. We currently bring together 481 research centers and graduate schools in the field of the social sciences and humanities in 37 Latin American countries, the United States, Canada, Germany, Spain, France and Portugal.
Our mission is to provide information and analysis on the region, and on its complex and changing relationship with the United States, as tools for education and advocacy – to foster knowledge beyond borders.
Accesso es una organización que contribuye a mitigar la permanente y creciente violación a los derechos vinculados con la seguridad física, tecnológica y psico-social de poblaciones en situación de vulnerabilidad y/o riesgo en Centroamérica.
Educar en derechos humanos y promover su respeto para contribuir a la consolidación de la democracia y la justicia en el ámbito interamericano, en coordinación con los órganos del Sistema Interamericano, actores de la sociedad civil, la academia y el Estado.
The International Detention Coalition (IDC) works to ensure that the human rights of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants impacted by immigration detention are respected, protected and fulfilled.The IDC aims to bring about changes in legislation, policy and practice that prevent, mitigate and respond to the harms associated with immigration detention and that promote alternatives to…