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Policy Brief | Report | 15-04-2016
Extraterritorial Obligations

How can States make good use of extraterritorial human rights obligations?

“12 policies how States can make good use of extraterritorial human rights obligations” is the third of a series of informative and inspirational...

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Policy Brief | 14-04-2016
Peasants' Rights Gender

Rights of rural women finally addressed in General Recommendation No.34

Welcoming the adoption of the first international instrument to address the rights of rural women holistically, FIAN International examines the core...

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Open Letter | 13-04-2016
Indigenous Peoples Honduras

The IACHR should support the investigation

In an open letter, civil society requests the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS) to reiterate his support for an...

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Policy Brief | 19-03-2016
Natural Resources Water Seeds Peasants' Rights Burkina Faso Mali

My land - my life! West African Caravan reaches Dakar

After a two-week tour, the Caravan for Land, Water and Seeds reached its final destination, Dakar, and handed over the Convergence book to the...

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Open Letter | 15-03-2016
Indigenous Peoples Honduras

EU requested to take action on murder of Berta Caceres

Over 120 civil society organizations urge the EU to support an independent international investigation of Ms. Cáceres’ assassination as well as to...

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Statement | 14-03-2016
Global Governance Extraterritorial Obligations

Taking steps to fight TNCs impunity

While welcoming the first report of the Open-ended IGWG on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights,...

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Statement | 04-03-2016
Natural Resources Indigenous Peoples Honduras

Civil society condemns murder of Berta Cáceres

Networks and organizations across the Americas and Europe issue a statement condemning the assassination of the Honduran human rights activist Berta...

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Statement | 02-03-2016
Global Governance

Shrinking public policy spaces for civil society

At the 31st ordinary session of the Human Rights Council, FIAN International warned that corporations are capturing public policy spaces, whilst civil...

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Open Letter | 04-02-2016
Natural Resources Pakistan

Letter to EU delegation on Pakistani human rights defender detention

FIAN International expresses deep concern over the safety of Mr. Saeed Baloch, Secretary General of the Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF), and requests...

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Open Letter | 30-01-2016
Global Governance

Civil Society urges to safeguard WHO integrity

Civil society raises concerns over the last draft of the Framework for Engagement with Non State Actors, as it “legitimizes undue influences by the...

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