We gladly accept the invitation by the Ngo Branch of United Nations to promote the importance of the Consultative Status with the ECOSOC. Since 1987, our presence at the ECOSOC with a Special - and now General - Consultative Status gave us the opportunity to actively collaborate to the initiatives promoted by this organisation. During this years, we found a wide harmony among our founding ideals of Soldiarity, Peace and Fraternity and whom at the basis of the United Nations.
Cayrus Project of New Humanity ended in Egypt with a final event from the 30th of April to the 6th of May. The project was co-financed by the Erasmus + Program and it was implemented by 11 youth NGOs from 8 European and Middle Eastern Countries. It involved 60 youngsters into a creative promotion of Human Rights and the active building of Peace.
At the end of the Project, they focused on what they have learned during the previous days, participating to the third Living Peace Festival in Cairo.
Mr Davide Bilardi - Additional Representative of New Humanity in Geneva - participated to the 16th session of the Working Group on the Right to Development in Geneva (27th-28th of April).
This session was specifically aimend to consider, revise and refine the draft right to development criteria and corresponding operational sub-criteria.
Ms Maria Voce, President of the focolari Movement - on which spirituality New Humanity inspired its actions - participated to the UN high-level thematic debate (21-22 April) on tolerance and reconciliation. She presented an on which she underlined the importance of fraternity as an answer to religious extremism and of religions as important actors in the realisation of one universal human family. Oral Statement