FIAN International: Newsletter - December 2014
NEWSLETTER - DECEMBER 2014
FIAN International Council meeting 2014 in Brussels.
Thank you for your active reading and company during 2014!

Dear friends and supporters of FIAN International,

As this year comes to an end, on behalf of the new FIAN International Board (IB) I would like to wish you all a Happy 2015!

May you enjoy a well-deserved rest that can boost your strength and ability for your continuous support with the demanding challenges and commitments in the new year.

Thank you for your active interest and company during 2014, which are invaluable for the continuation and strengthening of our important work to promote the right to adequate food and nutrition for all people and communities around the globe!

With warm regards,

Anita Klum
President of FIAN International


We hope you enjoy this newsletter!
      Inalienable right to adequate food and nutrition of 3,000 families in Nepal needs protection
      Uganda in the spotlight at the UN concerning human rights violations
      International Mission in Guatemala presents preliminary findings
      FIAN India celebrates its 25th anniversary
      Nepal to address causes of poverty and malnutrition with a human rights-based strategy
      World Bank to recognize the central importance of human rights to its environmental and social policies
      Job vacancy at FIAN International in Heidelberg, Germany.
Inalienable right to adequate food and nutrition of 3,000 families in Nepal needs protection
December 11, 2014: On Human Rights Day 2014, FIAN International launched an urgent action letter campaign in Nepal to demand protection of the right to adequate food of more than 3000 families still threatened by inundations of the Rapti River.

  Read and sign Urgent Action ...
Uganda in the spotlight at the UN concerning human rights violations
December 2, 2014: FIAN International and the Uganda Coalition on ESCR presented their concerns before the pre-session of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and request the Government of Uganda to take steps towards the full realization of these rights in the country.

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International Mission in Guatemala presents preliminary findings
December 4, 2014: The Third International Mission on the Right to Food and the situation of Human Rights Defenders was held from 21 November 3 to December 2014 in Guatemala, presenting a number of preliminary findings.

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FIAN India celebrates its 25th anniversary
December 16, 2014: Marking its existence since 1989, Indian chapters across the country celebrated their 25th anniversary as constituencies of FIAN International.

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Nepal to address causes of poverty and malnutrition with a human rights-based strategy
December 17, 2014: FIAN International welcomes the Concluding Observations by the UN Committee on ESCR to Nepal, which reflect many of the suggestions brought forward in the Parallel Report of FIAN Nepal.

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World Bank to recognize the central importance of human rights to its environmental and social policies
December 19, 2014: FIAN International welcomes the recent statement by 28 UN human rights experts on the retrogressive measures promoted inside the World Bank in the context of its safeguards review.

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Job vacancy at FIAN International in Heidelberg, Germany.
December 19, 2014: FIAN International is hiring a new Communications Officer.

  Read full vacancy note …

 

 
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