Landmark report unveils challenges Faced by Asia-based CDWDs, proposes extensive policy changes

Landmark report unveils challenges Faced by Asia-based CDWDs, proposes extensive policy changes

The Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent, in association with The Inclusivity Project released the ‘Status of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Asia’, a comprehensive report that documents the challenges faced by millions of CDWDs in India but also offers recommendations to policymakers to ensure redressal of the concerns. The…

GFOD report reveals alarming challenges faced by India’s CDWD; proposes urgent policy reforms 

GFOD report reveals alarming challenges faced by India’s CDWD; proposes urgent policy reforms 

The Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent, in association with The Inclusivity Project released the ‘Status of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in India’, an in-depth, comprehensive report that not only explains, in great detail, the challenges faced by millions of CDWDs in India, but also offer recommendations to policymakers to…

Appel mondial Ă  candidatures pour rejoindre le programme des “experts en droits” issus des CommunautĂ©s discriminĂ©es sur le travail et de l’ascendance

Appel mondial Ă  candidatures pour rejoindre le programme des “experts en droits” issus des CommunautĂ©s discriminĂ©es sur le travail et de l’ascendance

Date limite prolongĂ©e jusqu’au 10 mars !! Nous recherchons des Experts en droits des CommunautĂ©s discriminĂ©es sur le plan du travail et de l’ascendance (CDWD) pour travailler en Ă©troite collaboration avec le Forum mondial des communautĂ©s discriminĂ©es sur le plan du travail et de l’ascendance (GFoD), ainsi que tous ses partenaires et alliĂ©s. Nous encourageons…

Global call for applications for Rights Experts from Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent

Global call for applications for Rights Experts from Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent

DEADLINE EXTENDED TILL MARCH 10TH. APPLY NOW !!! We are looking for Rights Experts from Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent (CDWD) to work closely with the Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent (GFoD) and all its partners and allies.  We particularly encourage women to apply for this position to achieve equal…

CommunautĂ©s discriminĂ©es sur la base du travail et de l’ascendance en Afriqueet statut de l’esclavage moderne

CommunautĂ©s discriminĂ©es sur la base du travail et de l’ascendance en Afriqueet statut de l’esclavage moderne

Les CommunautĂ©s victimes de discrimination fondĂ©e sur le travail et l’ascendance (CDWD selon l’accronyme anglais) sont opprimĂ©es par une discrimination basĂ© sur la profession ou la caste, et sont souvent contraintes Ă  des conditions d’esclavage traditionnel ou moderne ou de travail forcĂ©.  En outre, les CDWD sont confrontĂ©es Ă  des formes extrĂȘmes d’isolement et de…

Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Mauritania and the Status of Modern Slavery

Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Mauritania and the Status of Modern Slavery

Mauritania, officially known as the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is an Arab-African country locatednorthwest of Africa, between the Maghreb and Sub-Saharan Black Africa. It is a member of the African Union, the Arab League, the Arab Maghreb Union, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the Organisation for the Development of the Senegal River (OMVS) and the…

GFoD, The Inclusivity Project to launch extensive report on CDWD of Niger: Read report in English

GFoD, The Inclusivity Project to launch extensive report on CDWD of Niger: Read report in English

The Inclusivity Project and the Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent will launch their “Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Niger and the Status of Modern Slavery” to help readers, researchers and policymakers understand the extent of discrimination faced by CDWD in Niger.  Niger, officially known as the Republic of Niger,…

CDWD December Newsletter: Read about our important updates in English, French and Portuguese

CDWD December Newsletter: Read about our important updates in English, French and Portuguese

December was an important and exciting month for us, and we are glad to present our work in three languages for your perusal. From Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent visits to Ghana and Cameroon in Africa to GFoD at the UN Forum of BusinessHuman Rights and Forum on Minority Issue, we cover…

Roma people less safe than 20 years ago? GFoD report reveals shocking situation of  Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Europe

Roma people less safe than 20 years ago? GFoD report reveals shocking situation of  Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Europe

European Union Member States must formally recognize and acknowledge the existence of discrimination based on work and descent as a distinct form of discrimination that deserves the attention of the international community and that affects communities around the world including among others, the Roma in Europe, a report titled ‘Status of Communities Discriminated on Work…

Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Africa and Status of Modern Slavery – Regional Report 2023

Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Africa and Status of Modern Slavery – Regional Report 2023

Africa has a long-standing history of slavery and slavery practices through domestic slavery, which intensified extensively through the trans-Saharan, Indian Ocean and the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Today, hundreds of thousands of formerly enslaved people in and from Africa can trace back their modern forms of slavery and discrimination – to the caste-based slavery of the…