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Global business is shrinking civil society, suggests CIVICUS report

Alliance magazine 26 June 2017

The 2017 State of Civil Society report by CIVICUS, an international alliance of organizations dedicated to supporting civil society, suggests that a growing influence of global business is causing increased human rights abuses and attacks …

As civil society faces global crisis, leading activists plan fight back

CIVICUS 25 April 2016

A repressive trend of increased attacks on the people and organisations that defend our basic human rights is leading to a crisis for civil society, says CIVICUS, the global civil society alliance. CIVICUS is currently …

Just published: Interview with CIVICUS Secretary General Danny Sriskandarajah

Alliance magazine 5 November 2013

Dhananjayan (Danny) Sriskandarajah took up the post of Secretary General of CIVICUS in January. What does he think is most important about CIVICUS? What areas of work would he like to see more developed? Where …

New job for Kumi Naidoo

Alliance magazine 17 June 2009

When someone leaves such a prominent job as Secretary General of CIVICUS after ten years, one naturally wonders what will come next. Reading the most recent issue of e-CIVICUS gave me the answer: in November …