Global March Against Caste Based Discrimination at Washington, DC on 21st June 2014

Objectives: The objectives of the Global March was to advocate for:

 

  1. Endorsement by the White House of the Draft Principles and Guidelines for the Effective Elimination of Discrimination based on Work and Descent established by the UN Human Rights Council (A/HRC/11/CRP.3);

  2. Passage by the US Congress of a binding resolution against caste-based discrimination that mandates action by US government agencies in South Asia (House Concurrent Resolution 139 of 2007).

 

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