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La Plataforma de Conocimientos sobre Agricultura Familiar de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO), el Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres del Ministerio de Desarrollo Social (MIDES) de Uruguay, el Ministerio de Ganadería, Agricultura y Pesca de Uruguay, a través de su Dirección General de Desarrollo Rural, la Reunión Especializada sobre Agricultura Familiar (REAF) del Mercosur y el Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA) de Argentina y la Unidad para el Cambio Rural (UCAR), ambos del Ministerio de Agroindustria de la Nación Argentina,

América Latina y el Caribe

Cada día un defensor de los derechos humanos como promedio enfrenta una agresión de cualquier tipo en Guatemala e incluso algunos mueren de manera violenta en un contexto adverso para esa labor, coinciden actualmente varios actores sociales.

Organizaciones civiles, activistas, diputados, delegados de la cooperación internacional e incluso autoridades de gobierno, concuerdan en la urgencia de frenar esta problemática que según datos aportados motivó cuatro mil 485 denuncias del 2000 al 2015.

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Advocates for Natural Resources and Development logo
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We are a nonprofit group of researchers activists, organizers, and lawyers with expertise in human rights, environmental governance, corporate and government accountability. Our small team of activists work tirelessly and relentlessly in Uganda to extend legal services to the very poor and to preserve our natural resources.

We also network with a fantastic broad network of part-time and volunteer members on the ground whose dedication to our cause is crucial to our operations.

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ASF serves the most vulnerable people waiting for justice

ASF intervenes in countries where human rights are not respected, where political violence and armed conflict reign, and where legal rules are flouted.  Justice in those countries, too often arbitrary, does not guarantee the security of the population.  Conflicts are not satisfactorily resolved before the local courts.  People whose rights have been abused tend to resort to vigilante justice, which evolves into the law of the strongest or richest, and contributes to a climate of violence.

The Centre for Policy Research (CPR) has been one of India's leading public policy think tanks since 1973. The Centre is a nonprofit, independent institution dedicated to conducting research that contributes to a more robust public discourse about the structures and processes that shape life in India. www.cprindia.org

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O posicionamento do Brasil no rol das potências e lideranças mundiais tem levado à redefinição dos conteúdos das áreas clássicas do Direito e ao surgimento de novas áreas e novos tipos de advocacia, o que torna premente a necessidade de formação de quadros profissionais que sejam, além de altamente qualificados, capazes de atuar em patamares diferenciados.

KcK addresses the problem of governments in East Africa not respecting their constitutions, which leads to gross human rights violations, marginalisation, oppression, civil strife and coups. As a think tank, KcK provides critical and up to date information to East Africans on constitutionalism, good governance and democratic development.

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The University affirms these values as central to its view of education.

COMPASSION—The sympathetic willingness to be engaged with the needs and sufferings of others. Among the most memorable depictions of compassion in Scripture is the story of the Good Samaritan, which Loma Linda University has taken as a central symbol of our work.

INTEGRITY—The quality of living a unified life in which one's convictions are well-considered and match one's actions. Integrity encompasses honesty, authenticity, and trustworthiness.

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Cuál es nuestro punto de partida

La Constitución del 2008 es la más garantista y democrática de toda la historia. En sí, esta Constitución es un proyecto de vida en común, que debe materializarse sobre bases de libertad, igualdad y equidades, en armonía con la Naturaleza, para construir el Buen Vivir o Sumak Kawsay.

The project “Strengthened capacity for improved governance of land tenure and natural resources by local government in partnership with Non State Actors in the Central Highlands of Angola” is an initiative funded by the European Union, and implemented by the NGOs World Vision Angola, and Development Workshop, under the leadership of the Ministério da Administração do Território (MAT), and Provincial and Municipal Governments.

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Research Foundation for Governance: in India (RFGI) is an Ahmedabad-based think-tank that aims to research, promote, and implement various reforms to improve the legal and political process in Gujarat and across India. The organization conducts research on key issues in law and governance and hosts public events in order to raise awareness, particularly among the youth who are often disengaged from the democratic process. RFGI also acts as a consultant in the implementation and development of Government reforms.

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La Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación es el Máximo Tribunal Constitucional del país y cabeza del Poder Judicial de la Federación. Tiene entre sus responsabilidades defender el orden establecido por la Constitución Política de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos; mantener el equilibrio entre los distintos Poderes y ámbitos de gobierno, a través de las resoluciones judiciales que emite; además de solucionar, de manera definitiva, asuntos que son de gran importancia para la sociedad.

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