Latest Past Events

Carving out a Norm at the UN on the Rights of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent

Online: Zoom

GFoD and partners are pleased to invite you to a roundtable discussion on the international movement of communities discriminated on work and descent (CDWD). This important alliance of groups from Africa, Europe, Latin America and South Asia, is forging new pathways for justice at the international level to ensure the voices of CDWD are recognised...

Webinar on VNR:Integrating the perspective of communities discriminated on work and descent in the voluntary national reviews

Online: Zoom

For the last few years, the Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Decent as part of the UN Major Groups and Other Stakeholders, has been engaging in the National Voluntary Reviews (VNRs), presenting the viewpoint of our communities across the world (i.e., Roma, Haratins, Buraku, Dalits, Quilombola, etc.). This year we would like...

Building Bridges Among Women Discriminated Against on Work and Descent

United Nations Church Center New York

We are living in times of great turmoil, with protracted conflict, the climate crisis and growing inequalities present in the world today. Amidst this growing crisis, state and non-state actors have a very critical role to play in upholding the human rights of communities and individuals and ensuring respect of global standards. In this context,...