Nonviolence International (NI) affiliate in Canada is currently seeking funding to support the ICPAPED Monitor. ICPAPED stands for the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance and is a human rights resolution adopted by the United Nations in 2010. NI-Canada is hoping to fund research, publications and operations for annual reporting of the convention’s findings and progress. The goal of the ICPAPED Monitor is to promote the universalization of the convention and provide memberstates and their citizens with impartial and factual information about the Convention. NI-Canada also supports other organizations promoting peace, such as the Campaign for a Canadian Department of Peace, Civilian Peace Service Canada and Peace Brigade International.
More information is available at NI-Canada’s home website.