Written Submission by FIAN International, Franciscans International, CCFD-Terre Solidaire, the Colombian Commission of Jurists, La Plataforma Internacional Contra la Impunidad and Society for International Development

Author: FIAN International, Franciscans International, CCFD-Terre Solidaire, the Colombian Commission of Jurists, La Plataforma Internacional Contra la Impunidad & Society for International Development, Published on: 1 September 2016

...This written submission has been jointly prepared by FIAN International, an international human rights organization advocating for the realization of the right to adequate food and nutrition, Franciscans International (FI), an international non-governmental organisation advocating at the United Nations for the promotion, protection, and respect of human rights, and environmental justice, CCFD-Terre Solidaire, which supports on the field the work of local players to promote a human and interdependent development in favour of the most deprived people, the Colombian Commission of Jurists, a non-profit non-governmental human rights organization that seeks to contribute to the development of international human rights law and international humanitarian law and the full force of human rights and the rule of law in Colombia, la Plataforma Internacional Contra la Impunidad, an alliance of European NGOs bringing attention to international mechanisms on the structural causes and effects of impunity in Central America, and Society For International Development (SID), a global network of individuals and institutions committed to promote social justice and foster democratic participation in the development process.  All organizations are members of the Treaty Alliance, a wide alliance of organizations supporting the development of an international binding instrument to address human rights abuses committed by transnational corporations and other business enterprises.

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