ICDR to host Global March Against Caste-based Discrimination in Washington, D.C. this June

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Global March against Caste-Based Discrimination on June 21, 2014:

ICDR is hosting Global March Against Caste-based Discrimination on June 21st, 2014 in Washington, D.C.


The goal of the global march is to advocate 1) for the White House to ratify the UN Human Rights Council’s Draft Principles and Guidelines for the Effective Elimination of Discrimination based on Work and Descent (A/HRC/11/CRP.3);  and 2) for the US Congress to pass a binding resolution that requires action against caste-based discrimination and expands the geographic scope of its historical Concurrent Resolution on Untouchability in India (House Concurrent Resolution 139 of 2007).

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In co-operation with:

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For more details, visit: ICDR Website at http://www.icdrintl.org/

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