17 March 2020
ANNOUNCEMENT: The NHC Temporary Procedures in Response to COVID-19 Corona Virus
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Gönül Öztürkoğlu
04 February 2020Gönül Öztürkoğlu, a human rights defender and peace activist, shares her story on defending human rights in Turkey and the retributions she faced.
Russia’s Continuation in the Council of Europe: Challenges and Chances for Human Rights
23 December 2019Government and civil society representatives discuss the opportunities and risks of Russia's continued membership in the Council of Europe.
The Magnitsky Act Comes to the EU: A Human Rights Sanctions Regime Proposed by the Netherlands
20 December 2019The EU has taken a significant step in combatting human rights violations worldwide by agreeing to take the first steps in a “Global Magnitsky Act.”
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Anjelik Kelavgil
18 December 2019Anjelik Kelavgil, a trans-activist, talks about their journey from protesting for workers rights as a teenager, to becoming an LGBTI rights defender in Turkey.
Defending Human Rights in Azerbaijan: Steadfast Determination in the Face of Repression
10 December 2019Rasul Jafarov and Gunay Ismayilova discuss defending human rights in Azerbaijan, including challenges, progress, and opportunities.
Thomas Carothers On Strengthening Civil Society: Is Current International Action Enough?
09 December 2019Democracy expert Thomas Carothers speaks to Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Breed Mensenrechten Overleg (BMO) representatives about strengthening civil society.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Berrin Sönmez
22 November 2019From postmodern coup to rule under the AKP party, Berrin Sönmez, an Islamic feminist, talks about her experiences defending human rights.
Human rights and conflict – The Hague Conversation on Conflict
14 November 2019The role of human rights in conflict prevention, resolution, and peacebuilding was the topic of discussion at the third lecture of The Hague Conversations on Conflict.