Social movements struggling to promote, defend and realize human rights

Members of ESCR-Net's Social Movement Working Group often come together to support each others’ efforts to promote, defend and realize their rights. 


·         The National Union of Domestic Employees in Trinidad and Tobago promoting the ratification of ILO Convention #189

·         Transitions in leadership for Coordinadora de Andina de Organizaciones Indígenas (CAOI)

·         Victory for the Western Shoshone in a case against Barrick Gold

·         The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) in their lawsuit against Shell oil: the commencement, the outcome and MOSOP's reaction

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