​GANHRI 2018

GANHRI 2018 Annual Meeting will be held from 21 to 23 February 2018 at the Palais des Nations, in Geneva (Switzerland).
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The event includes:

  • Thursday 22 February, 10:00 to 13:00, room XIX :​ 
Knowledge exchange of good practices
Rights of older persons and NHRI functions

    • Friday 23 February, from 10:00 to 13:00, room XIX : 
    GANHRI 2018 Annual Conference 18.02.23 GANHRI AnnualConference 2018 A4 Flyer Final for distribution.pdfFlyer 18.02.23 GANHRI AnnualConference 2018 A4 Flyer Final for distribution.docxFlyer (word)
    "Monitoring the rights of persons with disabilities and ensuring their participation :
    The role of National Human Rights Institutions"

    followed by a meeting with the Committee on the Rights of Persons with disabilities 
    (from 15:00 to 18:00 in room XVII)

    Additionally, a number of side-events will be held on the side-lines of GANHRI 2018:


    • Wednesday 21 February, 13:00 to 14:00, room XXII :​ 
    Protection of the human rights of IDPs and role of NHRIs in the implementation of the Guiding Principles Flyer - 21Feb18 - IDP Side Event Invitation Letter.pdfFlyer
    Organised by the Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons, UNHCR, OHCHR, GANHRI and the Permanent Mission of Austria​;

    • Wednesday 21 February, 14:00 to 15:00, room XXIII:
    Realising the human rights of all migrant women through the Global Compact for Migration 18.02.21_RealisingHumanRightsOfAllMigrantWomen_A4Flyer_Final2.pdfFlyer
     Organised by UN Women, GANHRI, OHCHR 

    • Thursday 22 February, 13:00 to 15:00, room XXII: 
    Strategic Tripartite Partnership of GANHRI, UNDP, OHCHR in support of Central Asian NHRIs: experience and way forward Flyer Side Event_Strategic TPP Central Asia NHRIs_19.02.2018_eng light.pdfFlyer

    • Friday 23 February, 8:00 to 10:00h, room XXIII: 

      NHRIs with an NPM Mandate: First Working Meeting (open to NHRIs only) NHRIs and NPMs Meeting Flyer.pdfFlyer

      Organised by APT and GANHRI​ 

      GANHRI APT Meeting of NHRIs as NPMs Draft Concept and Agenda.docxConcept Note and Agenda (ENG)

    • Friday 23 February, 13:00 to 14.00, room XXII: 
    The role of national human rights institutions in promoting, tracking and reporting on domestic compliance with international human rights norms GANHRI side event flyer - URG.pdfFlyer GANHRI side event flyer - URG.docxFlyer (word)
    Organised by Universal Rights Group, GANHRI, OHCHR and the PM of Portugal and Australia

    • Friday 23 February, 14:00 to 15:00, room XXIII:
    Means of soft power of Ombudspersons/NHRIs in protecting human rights GANHRI 2018 side event Means of soft power flyer.docxFlyer (word)
    Organised by the Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia.

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    Hashtag for the event: #GANHRI2018

    Facebook Live Page​: @Ganhri

    For any information, please contact us at: info@ganhri.org