VIVAT International, together with the NGO Mining Working Group and the Blue Planet Project celebrate the pledge made by Member States to “A world where we reaffirm our commitments regarding the human right to safe drinking [read…]
From VIVAT Bolivia – we share details of our last experience from this space we share with different congregations which also have representation at the UN. We have been working since 2013 on the making of [read…]
VIVAT International joins 621 civil society organizations from 90 countries in advocating for the human right to safe drinking water to be explicitly named in the post-2015 Declaration. More then 60 VIVAT international members, associates and [read…]
One hundred and eight leaders participated in the “National Consultation on Migration” 20-22 March 2015 at the Indian Social Institute, Bangalore. The participants reflected on the issues and challenges presented by Migration across the country [read…]
Brazilia, December, 2014 This year in Brasilia, Brazil, representatives of VIVAT International came together with representatives of partner organization from 13 countries both religious and lay backgrounds to participate in the “Churches and Mining” in [read…]
“Those who suffer food insecurity and malnutrition are persons, not numbers.” spoke Pope Francis in his Message for WORLD FOOD DAY, delivered at FAO Headquarters, Rome, during the CFS (Committee on World Food Security) Session [read…]
Co-sponsored a side events titled “The Growth of Human Rights Projects into Sustainability for the Entire Range of Millennium Development Goals” on the occasion of the 65th Annual UN DPI/NGO Conference.
The Brazilian mineral production has increased 550%, in the last decade. Its participation in the country´s PIB (Internal Brute Product) increased 156%. In the year 2000, its participation was only 1,6% in our PIB, getting [read…]