Human rights back on the agenda
A society that promotes the winners and their interests at the expense of the weakest does not deserve the designation "civilised". The new poverty is being ignored, accepted or covered up by vulgar and seductive speeches about solidarity and fair distribution. The fact is that the large middle class has pulled a curtain over Norwegian reality. Ivar Brevik
Published on Mon, 2012-03-19 08:52
In terms of gender equity The Netherlands places itself above the European average but below neighbouring Germany.
Source: Novib-Oxfam Netherlands. Published on Wed, 2004-12-01 16:38
On 23 April Novib, in collaboration with the National Commission for Sustainable Development (NCDO), presented the Social Watch Report for 2003 entitled “The Poor and the Market” to the Dutch parliament.