Safecity’s Submission on Online Violence against Women to the UN OHCHR
The United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner put out a call for submissions on solutions for online violence against women. The Policy and Legal team at Safecity drafted the following submissions, under the provided themes, towards supporting the building of solutions to tackle online violence against women.
A compilation of the three submissions is provided here- Safecity’s Submission on Online Violence against Women to the UN OHCHR
Global Compact on Migration Report
Red Dot Foundation has received special accreditation to the Global Compact preparatory process for Migration by the United Nations Member States. In accordance with United Nations General Assembly resolution 71/1, the “New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants,” a preparatory process is underway for the intergovernmental negotiations of a global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration, to be adopted at an intergovernmental conference on international migration in 2018. As part of this preparatory process, the President of the General Assembly is organizing a series of informal thematic sessions between April 2017 and November 2017, as well as four days of informal interactive multi-stakeholder hearings between April 2017 and June 2018, in accordance with the organizational arrangements adopted by the UN General Assembly.
You can read the entire report put together by Vandita Morarka, Nikunj Morarka and Adriana Rakshana here- Safecity: Migration Online Consultations Report.