Training for NHRIs
Call for applications!
The Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) in cooperation with its
partners the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
(FES) and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is
pleased to invite NHRI staff worldwide to the 2017 training
course for national human rights institutions on the international human rights
The training course aims at strengthening NHRIs’ capacity to effectively engage with the United Nations human rights mechanisms. It is directed at NHRI staff from all regions.
The training will support participants in
Expanding their knowledge of the functioning of UN human rights mechanisms;
Identifying concrete opportunities for NHRIs' effective engagement;
Participating in sessions of UN human rights mechanisms;
Identifying practical ways of effective engagement with the UN mechanisms, such as report writing and following up;
Engaging with colleagues from the OHCHR and NGOs as well as with states; and
Exchanging experiences and best practices with peer NHRIs participating in the training.
Picture: 2015 NHRI Training Programme