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Timor Leste: UPR Report Submission

VIVAT Members in Timor Leste have submitted a report for the third cycle of Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Timor Leste (link: https://uprdoc.ohchr.org/index.aspx ).  JPIC groups of the SSpS and SVD congregations and the Maliana [read…]

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HRC47: VIVAT Statements

The United Nations Human Rights Council held its regular 47th session from June 21 to July 13, 2021, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.  The hybrid Council met with most statements delivered virtually. The [read…]

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DCF7: VIVAT Intervention

The UN General Assembly mandates that the Development Cooperation Forum (DCF) work directly informs the global reviews by the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development and the ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development.  The DCF [read…]

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PFII20: VIVAT Side Events

The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) is a high-level advisory body to the Economic and Social Council. The Forum was established on July 28, 2000, to deal with indigenous issues related to [read…]

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VIVAT Statement on Vaccine Distribution

VIVAT International, a network of 12 faith-based organizations, strongly denounces the unequal and unjust distribution of coronavirus vaccines which penalizes the poor countries. Read the statement:  VIVAT Statement on Vaccine Distribution