At the UN, the Tassano Consortium sets itself as an example of a public-private partnership model in the fight against poverty
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New Humanity contributed to the latest session ot the UN Commission of the Status of Women.
It collected into a writte statement various experiences from indigenous women and how they promoted the economic development of their communities.
The experiences by four different communities of indigenous women has been presented.
The UN's General Assembly High-level Meeting on the overall review of the implementation of the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society in 2005 (WSIS+10) has been taken place at the UN Headquarters in New York ( 15-16 December 2015 ).
After its participation into the WSIS 2005 and the following events, New Humanity has been also present at this important event with an international delegation composed by six experts in this field.
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.
Ms Maria Voce, President of the focolari Movement - on which spirituality New Humanity inspired its actions - participated to the UN high-level thematic debate (New York, 21-22 April 2015) on tolerance and reconciliation. She presented an Oral Statement 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.
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