23 October 2017Strengthening Civil Society
Presentation of the Security and Human Rights Journal – Special Issue on OSCE Mediation
New Matra Project on Probation and Alternative Sanctions in Ukraine
18 October 2017The new project targets the Kiev region and seeks to build capacity in the Ukrainian probation service, the prison administration and the prosecution service and the courts.
Reflecting on the finished Matra RoLT Programme ‘Human Rights & Minorities’
11 October 2017Now that the MatraRoLT programme 'Human Rights and Minorities' has finished a lecturer and two participants are reflecting on the training programme.
Extended Deadline Matra RoLT Training: “Public Finance Management”
09 October 2017The NHC has extended the deadline for the next Matra Rule of Law Training Programme: “Public Finance Management” (to be held 8 – 17 November).
The 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.