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Through our partner projects across Africa, India, and Latin America, Edmund Rice Development is working hard to impact the lives of those most in need. 

Together, we have committed to focus on the liberation of people and communities — through community engagement, education and advocacy. In this way, we have undertaken to promote human rights and fullness of life for all, especially those made poor.

Newsletter 2018 Final2

Human Rights Training for Schools Underway in East Africa

2019 is off to a great start for the Edmund Rice Advocacy Network (ERAN) in East Africa with the training of volunteers and staff on child protection and safeguarding, and the training of teachers on Human Rights for Schools.

From Uruguay to the United Nations: Advocating for Child Rights in Latin America

On January 23rd, the UN Human Rights Council reviewed Uruguay in the Universal Periodic Review. Defensoría Edmundo Rice presented a report for the Universal Periodic Review that addressed the problems related to the Human Rights of youth in Uruguay.

Empowering Women at Education for Life

Today is International Women's Day, the annual global day to celebrate women and those working to promote equal rights. Edmund Rice Mission has been empowering women in projects around the world, including in the Education for Life programme in Eldoret, Kenya.

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Participant in the Ruben Centre's income-generating activities, Kenya
Project spotlight:

ERD IMPACT 10

ERD IMPACT 10 commemorates 10 years of ERD’s support of Edmund Rice Mission by highlighting the impact of the work of our partner projects. ERD works closely with our partner projects on the ground in developing countries to invest in young people, empower women and collaborate with local communities.
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