human righs

Bayt-al-Thaqafa, commitment to generate knowledge and recognition of religious diversity.

Joana Castro: “Closing borders will not stop immigration”

Bayt al-Thaqafa’s membership recruitment manager denounces the human tragedy and rights violation behind the ‘refugee crisis’.

Refugees in the Serbian and Hungarian fence

Europe and the world blind their borders against immigration

More than 70 walls, on all continents, destroy lives by violating the most fundamental rights of people with complete impunity.

The collective with intellectual disability is one of the most marginalized in the world, according to WHO

The collective with intellectual disability is one of the most marginalized in the world, according to WHO

In the world, there are more than 1.000 million people living with some type of disability, a figure that represents 15% of the total population. Prevalence is still greatest in developing countries.

Flooding in Southeast Asia. Photo: Wikimedia

NGOs evaluate flooding in India, Bangladesh and Nepal as the worst in recent decades

Monsoon rains have caused up to 1,200 deaths and the injury of thousands of people in Southeast Asia.