28 February 2019 Strengthening Civil Society
NHC Receives €1 Million from the Dutch Postcode Lottery to Support Human Rights
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Meltem Aslan
31 January 2019Meltem Aslan of the Truth Justice Memory Centre in Istanbul is at risk of facing grave politically motivated charges, investigated in relation to the 2013 Gezi Park protests.
My Human Rights Hero: students from the Royal Academy of Art present the ‘Gentle Opponent’
15 January 2019The My Human Rights Hero Exhibition has been expanded with a collection of work by students from the The Hague’s Royal Academy of Art.
Pepijn Gerrits, NHC Executive Director, on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights 70th Anniversary
10 December 2018Pepijn Gerrits reflects on the importance of civic space on the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
NGO Letter of Support for a Targeted, Global EU Human Rights Sanctions Regime
05 December 2018NGOs from around the world issue a letter to European foreign ministries in support of a targeted, global EU human rights sanctions regime.
Russia’s Departure from the Council of Europe Should Be Avoided
05 December 2018Human rights defenders from Russia are calling on the Council of Europe to fix deteriorating relations with the Russia in a memorandum.
‘My Human Rights Hero’: An exhibition celebrating the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
12 November 2018The 'My Human Rights Hero' Exhibition opens on 20 November 2018, it celebrates 70 years since the signing of the Universal Deceleration of Human Rights.
Viktoria Marinova, the Latest Victim of Escalating Violence Against Journalists in the EU
11 October 2018The murders of investigative journalist Viktoria Marinova, Daphe Caruana Galizia, and Ján Kuciak demonstrate the worrying trend escalating violence against journalists in the EU.
Three new appointees to the NHC Supervisory Board announced
25 September 2018The NHC has appointed three new Supervisory Board members: Ton van den Brandt, Anne Maljers and Eric Rijnders.