06 December 2022
Open letter to EU governments regarding EU funds to Hungary
EU to freeze €7.5 billion in EU funds to Hungary over rule of law concerns
02 December 2022The NHC welcomes the Commission's proposal to suspend €7.5 billion of EU funds from Hungary over rule of law concerns.
Summit for Democracy | Democracy Under Threat & Importance of Rule of Law
01 December 2022Democracy Manifesto: Our Call for Action | Recommendation for the Summit for Democracy
Conference | Democracy Under Threat
09 November 2022On 10 November 2022 Democracy Under Threat conference will take place in the Hague. We will discuss how to prevent further backsliding of democracy, improve democratic institutions and practices in the Netherlands and strengthen democracy abroad.
Conference on Judicial Communication and Journalists’ Safety
19 October 2022On 13 and 14 October the regional conference on Judicial Communication and Journalists’ Safety took place in Belgrade, Serbia. The conference was organised by the Netherlands Helsinki Committee, Free Press Unlimited and regional partners.
European judges sue Council for disregarding EU Court’s judgement in unblocking Poland’s recovery fund
01 September 2022Earlier this week, four key organisations of European judges filed a law suit with the CJEU against the EU Council over its decision to unblock Recovery funds for Poland.
Applications Now Open for Matra Rule of Law Training: “Attitude for Change”
30 August 2022The NHC is now accepting applications for the online Matra Rule of Law Training: “Attitude for Change”, to be held 14 November – 18 December 2022.
Call to the European Commission for an EU Civil Society Strategy
21 June 2022More than 300 CSOs from across Europe sent a letter calling for a EU Civil Society Strategy in the European Commission 2023 Work Programme.
Applications Now Open for Matra Rule of Law Training: “Human Rights and Minorities” and “Detention and Alternative Sanctions”
20 June 2022Now accepting applications on a rolling basis for two Matra Rule of Law Training Programmes.