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The Africa international work camp in pictures!

Reflections in pictures of the daily life of the participants in the Africa work camp which was held in Cotonou, Benin, from 29th January to 7th February 2019.

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Conclusions of the Emmaus Africa work camp

From 29th January to 7th February 2019, the whole Africa region rallied together to show how the most excluded people can organise to reclaim their fundamental rights.

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« Economic interests should not be prioritised over humanity »

Interview with Patrick Atohoun, president of Emmaus International , by the Journal de la Saône et Loire. During his visit to the Chalon community (France), he presents Emmaus’ struggles on an international level.
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We denounce the impunity of multinationals

Emmaus International is part of a huge coalition of organisations, unions and social movements within the framework of the European mobilisation campaign, 'Rights for people, rules for corporations', which calls for people to sign a petition: http://stopimpunite.org/. Together, the coalition is exposing the obscure parallel justice system that benefits multinational corporations. It calls for the introduction of binding regulations to ensure they respect human and environmental rights.

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Let’s honour Abbé Pierre !

On 22 January the 350 associations that make up Emmaus International will be commemorating the 12-year anniversary of the death of Abbé Pierre, founder of the Emmaus movement. We pay tribute to a man who led a tireless struggle and who continues to inspire people today all across the globe.
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