23 November 2021
Preventing torture in closed institutions: Dutch NPM needs to become more effective and fully independent
Online event: Protection of Fundamental Rights and the Rule of Law in the EU
09 November 2021Join us on Friday 12 November 2021 for an online seminar on the protection of fundamental rights and rule of law in the EU.
Defending Democracy at Home and Abroad
15 October 2021The October edition of the Democracy Drinks, a monthly networking event for democracy defenders organised by the NHC and the NIMD.
The NHC condemns the Belarusian Supreme Court’s Decision to shut down the Belarusian Helsinki Committee
12 October 2021The Belarusian Supreme Court’s has forcibly closed one of Belarus' oldest human rights organisations, we at the NHC extend our unwavering support to and solidarity with colleagues at the Belarusian Helsinki Committee.
Democracy Drinks: Second Edition
05 October 2021Join us for Democracy Drinks on October 08 with guest speaker Lousewies van der Laan, Executive Director at Transparency International NL.
NHC joins UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) Coalition
03 October 2021The NHC is now a proud member of the UNCAC Coalition, joining a global network of over 350 CSOs in over 100 countries.
Pepijn Gerrits to leave as Executive Director NHC
01 October 2021Pepijn Gerrits announced this week he will be leaving the NHC as Executive Director by the end of the year to join Oxfam Novib's Supervisory Board as Director Programs.
The Worrying Rise of Homophobic Voices in Europe
01 October 2021The NHC raises concern at the rising number of anti-LGBTIQ+ crimes and incitements of hate speech and points out a number of action points for change.
Democracy Week 2021 – Human Rights Based Approach: Toolbox Launch Conference
30 September 2021Read the round-up of the discussion on the relevance of the HRBA for the promotion of democracy, and other highlights from the launch presentation.