Working for the Catalan Agency for Development Cooperation

During 2015 and 2016, GES will undertake the assessment, the analysis and the technical and economic review of the monitoring reports and of the final reports of the multiannual programmes and projects funded by the Catalan Agency for Development Cooperation (ACCD) in the framework of 2009 and 2010 grants.


Dialogue Table on Public Policies, Rights and Autonomy

Invited by the Bolivian NGO Realidades, last 6 of November GES took part in a Dialogue Table on Public Policies, Rights and Autonomy during which it presented its three-year experience as the technical responsible for the Barcelona Human Rights Observatory. The aim of the Table was just sharing experiences and good practices that have influenced public policies focused on rights and was attended by representatives from both Bolivia and Catalan organisations.


Fieldwork; children participation in justice

This month, the fieldwork related to the research on child experiences when involved with the Spanish justice system has come to its end. About 30 boys and girls have been interviewed who have reported their perceptions about how the Spanish justice system has treated them when involved in civil or criminal proceedings as witnesses, victims or parties.


Agriculture and human rights

In the framework of the THB transnational project combating human trafficking with a purpose of labour exploitation, GES has just published a report about this phenomenon in the Spanish agriculture. In addition, a guide to know and respect the United Nations' principles in the Spanish agricultural enterprises has also been edited. Both documents can be consulted at: Mapping Agriculture Spain.pdf and guia definitiva.pdf


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