Building and securing justice across Europe
What If You Did Not Have the Right to Vote in the EU?
17 April 2019
The NHC co-organised A Privilege Free Day on 14 April in The Hague. The event focused, amongst others, on the importance of voting in the upcoming European Parliament elections.
Come to The Hague Freedom Weeks: A Privilege Free Day on 14 April
10 April 2019
In celebration of the upcoming Dutch Liberation Day, the NHC will be hosting an event on Sunday 14 April as part of The Hague Freedom Weeks. Come and experience just how much freedom you enjoy.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Can Atalay and Yiğit Aksakoğlu
04 April 2019
Along with 14 others, human rights defenders Atalay and Aksakoğlu are accused of attempting to overthrow the government in Turkey. The trumped up charges against them must be dropped.
Looking to the future: NHC Strategy 2019-2022
22 March 2019
NHC Strategy 2019-2022 will serve as the foundation from which the organisation will contribute to realising human rights for all.
The Right to Peaceful Assembly: NHC Contributes to Human Rights Committee Talks
20 March 2019
Under various pretexts, authorities in many countries have criminalized the very right laid out in Article 21 of the ICCPR.
Call to Release Gönül Öztürkoğlu
18 March 2019
Gönül Öztürkoğlu, the president of the Malatya branch of the Human Rights Association in Turkey has been held in pre-trial detention for over three months. NHC calls for her immediate release.
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Security and Human Rights Monitor
The Security and Human Rights Monitor (SHRM) is a platform for debate, analysis, information, and developments relevant to the mandate of the OSCE. It focuses in particular on the inter-relationship between security and human rights.