Open Letter: A Call for Transparency in the ECOSOC NGO Accreditation Process
IDSN has joined other NGOs in sending an open letter to the ECOSOC members calling on them to take measures to stop the Committee on NGOs' members from blocking legitimate human rights organisations from gaining ECOSOC status.
- Read about IDSN’s fight for UN consultative status – a case of reprisal against a human rights NGO (IDSN News - June 2014)
- Read the detailed note on IDSN's ECOSOC application process with a chronological overview and all questions included
OPEN LETTER (1 July 2014):
A Call to Transparency in ECOSOC NGO Accreditation Process
Open Letter to Members of the ECOSOC Committee on NGOs 1 July 2014
We, the undersigned group of civil society organisations from around the world, are writing to express our concern at the tactics used by Members of the ECOSOC NGO Committee in order to defer and deny accreditation to legitimate human rights NGOs.