#DalitGlobalConference – Post Event Press Release

Historic Dalit Conference Endorses Global Dalit Rights Declaration and Establishes Greater Solidarity With African American Leaders and Activists Washington, D.C. (March 24, 2015) – The International Commission for Dalit Rights (ICDR) and the Global Conference Organizing Committee successfully convened the 1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights this past week at Trinity Washington University in … Read more…

Announcing FRDM (Friends of the Dalit Movement)

Student FRDM Initiative Most U.S. universities and colleges have student clubs with a wide range of goals, e.g. Amnesty International to Ultimate Frisbee, targeting and impacting small or large local or global interests. Since 2006, International Commission for Dalit Rights (ICDR) has championed the great cause of addressing caste-based discrimination, and resulting inequalities, visited upon … Read more…

ICDR Applauds President Obama

ICDR Applauds President Obama for Raising Dalit Rights as Inherent Human Dignity Washington, D.C. (January 31, 2015) – International Commission for Dalit Rights’ (ICDR) President Mr. DB Sagar applauded U.S. President Obama for recognizing Dalit Rights as the ‘fundamental freedom and inherent dignity of (every) human being’, and raising the issue of curbing Caste and … Read more…

Call To Action: Join the Human Chain Demonstration on March 21, 2015

As part of the 1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights (March 19-21, 2015), ICDR and the Global Conference Organizing Committee present a Call To Action: Join the Human Chain demonstration on March 21, 2015 in front of the White House (on Pennsylvania Avenue) in Washington, DC at 1:30pm to show your support and stand … Read more…