Archived News

20/06/201720 June - SAVE-THE-DATE: Side-event on Human Rights Perspectives on the Governance of migration at borders and in the context of returns, 13.15 - 14.45, Room XXIII, PN
26/05/2017Call for Input: UN Special Rapporteur Mr. Michel Forst report on the situation of human rights defenders working in the field of business and human rights
19/05/2017Applications for NHRI participation in COSP 10 open! Deadline 2 June
17/05/2017Independent Expert SOGI: Request for NHRI Input to his GA72 report
02/05/2017Letter to NHRIs and CSOs inviting their submissions for a study on sexual and reproductive health and rights of girls with disabilities
02/05/2017Letter to NHRIs and CSOs - Questionnaire on "The right to liberty and security of persons with disabilities"
02/05/20175 MAY - DEADLINES. 10th COSP-CRPD, 13-15 June 2017, UN Headquarters, New York
25/04/2017Global Compact human rights thematic session (8-9 May, Geneva) - Registration DEADLINE May 2
11/04/2017International Conference on National Human Rights Institutions in Southeast Asia: Challenges of Protection 13-14 July 2017 Asia Centre, Bangkok - Call for Abstracts Extended to 15 April 2017
01/04/2017EVENT COURSE: Human rights education blended learning for ENNHRI
29/03/2017NEW: Call for applications for the Swiss JPO Programme addressed exclusively to developing country candidates (Closing date 16 April 2017)
15/03/2017EVENT COURSE: Business and human rights blended learning for NANHRI
05/03/2017GANHRI ANNUAL CONFERENCE: Early warning, conflict prevention and re-establishment of peaceful societies: the role of NHRIs, 8 March 2017 International Women’s Day, 10:30 to 18:00, Room XVII, Palais des Nations, Geneva
04/03/2017SAVE-THE-DATE: CSW 61 Side-Event: The Role of NHRIs in Enhancing Women's Economic Participation in the Changing World of Work, 17 March 2017, 11:30 to 12:45pm, Conference Room 8, General Assembly Building, New York
22/02/2017SAVE-THE-DATE: High-level briefing on the Partnership to Strengthen Support to National Human Rights Institutions, 27 February, 13:30 to 14:45, Room XXIV, Palais des Nations, Geneva
22/02/2017Commemorating the Tenth Anniversary of the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
17/01/2017Call for applications 2017 Training course for national human rights institutions on the international human rights mechanisms
16/12/2016National human rights bodies playing key role in advancing Africa’s rights agenda, says study​
13/12/201612 session Committee on Enforced Disappearances (6-17 March 2017): deadline for contribution 13 February
25/11/2016Global conference discusses roles of NHRIs in protecting the rights of conflict-affected populations and vulnerable groups
08/11/2016Global NHRI gathering discusses linkages between human rights, climate change and sustainable development as COP 22 opens in Marrakech
04/11/2016OHCHR Stand Up campaign and Human Rights Day
04/11/2016Joint statement of support for Poland’s Commissioner for Human Rights
04/11/2016​COP 22 NHRIs Special Event: "What role can NHRIs play in monitoring sustainable development goals and commitments under the Paris Agreement on Climate Change"
01/11/2016NANHRI: Latest reports
18/10/2016Call for applications for seven mandate holders to be appointed at the 34th session of the Human Rights Council
17/10/2016Bureau members meet to discuss GANHRI’s roadmap for next three years
05/10/2016Human Rights Council encourages further efforts to enhance the participation of national human rights institutions across the United Nations
19/09/2016United Nations Summit for Refugees and Migrants
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