aditus foundation, Breaking Limits, Integra Foundation, We Are and the Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta (PHROM), would like to invite your organisation and its members to: ‘1Voice4All – Civil Society Stands Up for Human Rights’. 1Voice4All will walk through Valletta, uniting individuals and organisations under the all-embracing idea that human rights for all people require more respect, protection and fulfilment in Malta. 1Voice4All will also present a Civil Society Statement to Members of Parliament, underlining our belief that human rights are for all … read more

aditus participates in the 7th annual meeting of the EU’s Fundamental Rights Platform – Vienna

The theme for this year’s annual meeting was: “Future fundamental rights priorities in the area of freedom, security and justice – The contribution of civil society”. The conference was held over two days and was divided between panel discussions and various working groups. On the first day, we were welcomed and presentations started. Amongst the presentations given, one of the most interesting was by Max Schrems, a PhD student and founder of “Europe vs. Facebook”, who spoke about his experience … read more

Malta’s first & only national human rights coalition launched today!

Today we launched the Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta (PHROM), one of our major projects for 2014/2015. The Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta (PHROM) is Malta’s first and only national coalition of NGOs working in the area of human rights promotion. It is an autonomous, voluntary and not-for-profit platform registered as a voluntary organisation with the Malta Commissioner for Voluntary Organisations. Its mission is to provide a national forum for human rights organisations in Malta to … read more

PRESS INVITE: Launch of the ‘Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta’

Dear friends and colleagues: We are proud to announce the launch of the ‘Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta‘ (PHROM) on Wednesday afternoon, the 23rd April. Please accept this message as your invitation to attend. The launch will be held in Valletta at 13:30, at the Board Room of Din l-Art Ħelwa (133, Melita Street, Valletta). PHROM will be Malta’s first and only platform gathering all local NGO’s which work on human rights issues. PHROM will provide its members … read more

Our input to the national human rights scoping exercise

We’re happy to share NGO submissions to the Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties, in the context of a national human rights scoping exercise launched some weeks ago. As with our submissions to other such exercises, including to the UPR and the UN treaty-monitoring bodies, we conducted this exercise together with a number of NGO partners: JRS Malta, Integra Foundation, SOS Malta and Richmond Foundation. The document makes extensive reference to submissions we already made to other bodies, and touches … read more