Organization: Justice International This project aims to prevent child abductions from California particularly international abductions. We observed a serious omission in California Family Code section 3048 in the criteria for granting permission to travel internationally with a child. This Code focuses on preventing the abduction of a child by a parent. Prevention tools such as the Uniform Child Abduction Prevention…
The goal of this project is to advocate for an integral immigration reform which promotes human rights for all. In this regard, we quote then United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan who affirmed, “[t]here is abundant evidence that migrants, and in particular migrant women and unaccompanied children, are often denied access to health and education; subjected to physical, psychological, and sexual…
This is a matter of justice! Many Venezuelans residing in the USA fled political persecution, extreme violence, and the collapse of democratic institutions in Venezuela. Therefore it is crucial to promote an initiative to obtain an immigration pardon in the U.S. (legalization). In the United States, it is important to support the "Venezuelan Liberty Act" Bill (www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr944) and all initiatives…
Our Democracy and Election Monitoring Division pioneered a successful and innovative participatory management model for volunteers called Parliamentary e-Democracy. This was a direct democracy approach for the management of a civil society organization and volunteers. It consisted of an online system designed to allow all volunteers to "sit" as a one vote parliamentary in an online system emulating the decision…