Press releases

Zero Tolerance to FGM: united, we can break the cycle and create a future free from this human rights violation Read More

Right to a Healthy Environment Global Coalition Awarded UN Human Rights Prize Read More

International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of the Crime Read More

Human rights activist ‘in limbo’ over EU corruption probe Read More

In Focus

Zero Tolerance to FGM: united, we can break the cycle and create a future free from this human rights violation

Brussels-Rome, 6 February 2024 Read More

In Focus

Right to a Healthy Environment Global Coalition Awarded UN Human Rights Prize

New York, 15 December 2023 Read More

In Focus

International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of the Crime

9 december 2023 Read More

No Peace Without Justice programs

The International Criminal Justice Program is NPWJ's original mandate since 1994 and promotes accountability for violations of fundamental individual rights through a more effective international criminal justice system for the prevention, deterrence and prosecution of war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide

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The overall objective of the Gender & Human Rights program is to foster the engagement of national governments, parliaments and activists to promote the adoption and enforcement of effective laws banning female genital mutilation and other traditional practices which challenge the promotion and protection of women and girls’ human rights, as well as to reinforce cooperation at regional and international levels.

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The overall objective of the MENA Democracy Program is to promote the development of political mechanisms of consultation that recognise non-governmental actors and civil society as a legitimate and necessary counterpart for dialogue with State institutions on issues of democratic reform, promotion of human rights, the Rule of Law, justice, reconciliation and accountability.

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The overall objective of the program Amazonia Beyond the Crises is to work with partners from Amazonia, as well as regional and international partners, to seek accountability, raise awareness and effect behavioural change in respect of deforestation, fires and other environmental and human rights violations taking place in Amazonia.

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A message from Emma Bonino

Through its worldwide political campaigns and initiatives "No peace Without Justice" aims to address situations where fundamental and universal principles are often set aside in the name of political stability and presumed cultural incompatibility.
 
"No peace Without Justice" raises awareness, fosters public debate and spurs political mobilization among activists, parliamentarians and governments to promote human rights, democracy, the rule of law and international criminal justice. With its scarce resources, but with the strength of its resolve.