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ACT Alliance EU and EMHRN Letter to Member States on shrinking space for civil society in Israel and Palestine

ACT Alliance EU and EMHRN call on the EU react to the increasingly hostile public and political climate towards anti-occupation and human rights NGOs in Israel and Palestine. Find the letter here.

Paris Climate Agreement: a good but insufficient step forward

Twenty-three years after the adoption of the Rio Convention on Climate Change, the failure of the Copenhagen climate summit in 2009 which was meant to have provided a new agreement to succeed the Kyoto Protocol, negotiations continued until December this year of which a deadline was set. And so with...

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Presentación del Informe sobre Derecho a la alimentación en Guatemala

El 22 de octubre de 2015, ACT Alliance EU, CIDSE, CIFCA, FIAN, Via Campesina y REl-Uita presentaron en la Ciudad de Guatemala el Informe de la Tercera Misión Internacional en Guatemala sobre el Derecho a una Alimentación Adecuada y la Situación de las Personas Defensoras de Derechos Humanos. En la p...

Finnish government cuts in development cooperation

The Finnish government cuts 43% of its funding for Finn Church Aid development cooperation compared to the level of 2015. As a result of the cuts, Finn Church Aid is forced to close down its operations completely in five countries and cut down its operations in many others. Nearly half a million peo...

ENCYCLICAL “CARE FOR OUR COMMON HOME”: a vibrant call for ambitious, urgent and fair action to protect our environment, to stop climate change and to end poverty.

ACT Alliance EU warmly welcomes the new Encyclical “Laudato si’” on Care for our Common Home, published last week, from Pope Francis, and its analysis and recommendations to tackle seriously the issues of climate change and environmental degradation which threaten God's creation, all of humanity, an...

A climate momentum that must be used

Written by Christina Ihler Madsen, Climate Change Advocacy Intern at Dan Church Aid. Right now negotiators from all over the world have gathered in Bonn to resume the UN climate talks. There is optimism in the air, but to make the climate summit in December, COP21, into a success, optimism needs...

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