Outside the palaces and far from the cocktail parties, citizens pressure diplomats from emerging countries for a consistent foreign policy. Conectas relates its experience monitoring and influencing the Brazilian Foreign Ministry’s agenda on human rights.
Countries step up accountability for offending companies; sexual rights suffer serious setback
International campaign exposes failure of the ‘war on drugs’
Kidnapping of 276 girls adds to FGM and child marriage. NGOs ask for greater action at the UN
After national campaign, bill against abusive searches passes in the Senate
Organizations call for conditions on R$30 bn transfer from Treasury to BNDES
Conectas and 18 partner NGOs request special session of the UN Human Rights Council
Conectas requests inclusion of human rights criteria in BM&F Bovespa’s sustainability index
Mismatch: why are human rights NGOs in emerging powers not emerging?
The congressman will not chair the CDHM, but his ideas resonate. Conectas exposes the main errors in logic of those who attack human rights
Published by Conectas since 2004 in Portuguese, English and Spanish, and distributed in more than 100 countries with a print run of 2,700 copies. It addresses human rights issues from a Global South perspective
Publication shows how NGOs can influence the international action of their countries from Conectas experiences in Brazil
Published regularly by Conectas, in printed format, since 2007, with a summary of the positions taken by Brazil in the United Nations.
Special report by Conectas on the main human rights cases pending in the Supreme Court, the highest court of law in Brazil