Manitese is a non-governmental development organization operating at national and international levels to enhance justice, solidarity and respect among peoples. Its activities include public awareness raising, advocacy and lobby, and development projects. Manitese works in different economic and social justice issues, including modern and child slavery and ethical finances. It launched the “Meno Beneficenza, piu diritti" (“Less charity, more rights”) campaign to promote an Italian and EU regulatory framework that guarantees global corporate social responsible behaviour.