X International Human Rights Colloquium participants/2008
Conectas is a non-governamental and not-for-profit organization founded in São Paulo/Brazil in September 2001.
Conectas´ mission is to promote the realization of human rights and consolidation of the Rule of Law in the Global South - Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Conectas was accorded consultative status with the ECOSOC-UN in 2006, and observer status with the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights in 2009.
A more just world, with a truly global, diverse and effective human rights movement, where national institutions and the international order are more transparent, effective and democratic.
Conectas Human Rights believes in working collaboratively and maintains a number of partnerships with other national, regional and international organizations. It currently participates in the following networks:
The organization is also member of the Civil Society Watch´s board (Civicus, South Africa).