1 edition of Women as advocates of human rights found in the catalog.
Women as advocates of human rights
|Statement||organised by Afronet, 3-4 November, 1994, Lusaka, Zambia.|
|Contributions||Afronet (Organization : Lusaka, Zambia), Afronet (Organization : Lusaka, Zambia). Secretariat., Afronet Workshop on Women as Advocates of Human Rights (1994 : Lusaka, Zambia)|
|LC Classifications||JC599.Z33 W65 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||96 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||96|
|LC Control Number||98981021|
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The Women’s Human Rights Program is thrilled to honor Veronica Clark with our volunteer award. Veronica wears many hats – retail owner of D. Nolo, feminist, racial justice advocate, and, of course, friend of The Advocates.
She first traveled with us to the United Nations in Geneva in to defend women’s rights and racial equality. The Advocates for Human Rights seeks to: • End violence against women in the United States and around the world • Promote just and humane refugee and immigration laws and policies and ensure that everyone seeking asylum from persecution or detained in immigration custody has access to representation • Partner with diaspora groups and in-country human rights defenders to build respect for human rights and the rule of law and to hold authorities accountable for human rights.
Right now women and men around the world are part of an unprecedented movement for women’s rights, equality and justice. From global marches to social media campaigns like #MeToo, women are raising their voices in unison, calling out sexual harassment, organizing for unequal pay and women’s political representation.
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In some countries, these rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others, they are ignored and. Drawing on interviews with dozens of experienced human rights advocates, the book delves into local, regional, and international efforts to discover how advocates were able to.
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The Advocates for Human Rights envisions a world in which every person lives with dignity, freedom, justice, equality, and peace. We are a non-profit, volunteer-based organization that.In doing so, ABA ROLI is guided by human rights principles enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights instruments.
Advancing human rights Respect for civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights is a pillar of a strong rule of law culture, providing safety and stability to communities.“The extremists are afraid of books and pens, the power of education frightens them.
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