09 October 2017 Building Up Rule of Law
Extended Deadline Matra RoLT Training: “Public Finance Management”
NHC Joins the Call for a Referendum on the Dutch Law on Intelligence and Security Services
02 October 2017The NHC is particularly concerned about data sharing with foreign intelligence services and the impact it might have on partner human rights groups operating in repressive states.
The Completion of the Project on the “Promotion of Victim-Centred Approach in Trafficking Cases in Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina”
25 September 2017Interview with human rights consultant Marjan Wijers on the completion of the “Promotion of Victim-Centred Approach in Trafficking Cases in Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina” project.
NHC at the 2017 Human Dimension Implementation Meeting
20 September 2017During this year’s HDIM the NHC co-organised two side events and advocated for a stronger response by the OSCE to the crackdown on human rights in the region.
Start of the Matra RoLT Training Programme ‘Human Rights and Minorities’
12 September 2017On September 13th the Matra RoLT Training Programme ‘Human Rights and Minorities’ will commence. Read the interview with Harry Hummel, Associate Policy Director at the NHC.
Statement on Ukraine’s Draft Laws on NGO Reporting and Tax Obligations
12 September 2017The NHC, HRIC and HFHR call upon the Ukrainian authorities to withdraw draft laws No. 6674 and 6675, incompatible with international standards.
Human Rights and Justice Advocates at Serious Risk in the OSCE Region – An Appeal from the Civic Solidarity Platform
11 September 2017Over 40 members of the Civic Solidarity Platform issue an appeal to mark the 2017 OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting in Warsaw.
Global Civil Society Urges the International Association of Prosecutors to Introduce a Human Rights Policy
06 September 2017Over 130 human rights and anti-corruption groups call on the IAP to stand up for human rights standards and help preserve the integrity of the profession.
On “Public Procurement”: NHC Interviews Participants of the Third Matra Rule of Law Training
31 July 2017The third training of the Matra Rule of Law Training Programme, Public Procurement, was held in Leiden and The Hague, the Netherlands from 21 till 30 June 2017. Read interviews with the participants.
Applications Now Open for Two Matra RoLT Trainings: “Decentralization and Citizen Participation” and “Freedom of the Media”
17 July 2017The NHC is now accepting applications for the next two Matra Rule of Law Training Programmes: “Decentralisation and Citizen Participation and “Freedom of the Media”.