Press releases

Open appeal to UN Member States to ensure the adoption of a resolution creating an investigative mechanism on Afghanistan at the 48th session of the UN Human Rights Council Read More

Indigenous women can have a key role in the fight against climate change and structural discrimination and violence Read More

In Colombia, deforestation is now a crime! Read More

General Comment on Land and Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: NPWJ submission to the CESCR Read More

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People Read More

Ecocide: a crime against the environment that should be recognised under international law Read More

Did you know that NPWJ has a weekly news digest on FGM & Women’s Rights? Read More

La rubrica di NPSG su Radio Radicale Read More

Committee on the Rights of the Child: Joint NGOs LOIPR submission Read More

NPWJ Statement on International Justice Day Read More

High-Level Conference on the Global State of Human Rights Read More

Joint letter: The Critical Need to Renew the United Nations Fact Finding Mission on Libya at the Human Rights Council Read More

Saudi Arabia: NPWJ welcomes European Parliament’s resolution condemning use of death penalty in a context of widespread human rights violations Read More

Joint Open Letter to the High Commissioner for Human Rights calling for a Fact-Finding Mission in Afghanistan Read More

Human rights and environmental defenders at risk: the case of Ecuador Read More

Guide on the Rights of the Child to support and promote their respect in Libya Read More

International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict: Combatting Stigma, Empowering Survivors and Strengthening Accountability Read More

Open civil society letter to ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Read More

NPWJ organises workshop to enhance Libyan authorities' capacity to report to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Read More

Recognition of Bosnian genocide victims: denial no longer an option Read More

Libya: NPWJ supports national authorities' efforts to respect and promote rights of persons with disabilities Read More

World Environment Day: NPWJ calls for enhanced action to prevent deforestation and human rights violations in Amazonia Read More

No relief for children victims of aggression after almost forty years of their commemoration Read More

Open letter on the independence of the International Criminal Court Read More

Did you know that you can find NPWJ on Radio Radicale? Read More

Transatlantic cooperation: NPWJ welcomes EU and US parliamentarians' strategy to strengthen fight against impunity for human rights violations Read More

« The Role of Civil Society in Fostering EU Values and Integration in Times of Crisis » Read More

Demonstrations in Colombia: NPWJ calls for an urgent response to human rights violations Read More

Brazil: combating land grabbing will save the Amazon Read More

NPWJ participates in the consultation to update the EU's Directive on environmental protection Read More