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President and members United Nations Security Council Dear Sirs We write to you on behalf of the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) representing 450,000 …Read more
Dear Friends and Colleagues We need not tell you that the current world situation is very serious. The prospect of a war against Iraq moves …Read more
OPEN LETTER TO President George W Bush The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, NW Washington DC 20500 United States of America The Hon Tony Blair …Read more
Introduction The displacement or forced migration of people within their own countries is today a common international phenomenon. Such migration may be caused by internal …Read more
13 to 22 November 1999 Professor Jim Ife Secretary, Human Rights Commission International Federation of Social Workers School of Social Work & Social Policy The …Read more
Policy Issue The physical needs of refugees, for food, clothing, health care and shelter, have to be met. However, policies also need to focus on …Read more
History of human rights The history of human rights is that of the struggle against exploitation of one person by another. It is based on …Read more