03 September 2020
Defending Human Rights in Ukraine: Activism Report April – June 2020
New EPTA project proposal approved by the European Commission
31 August 2020The NHC is happy to announce that the European Commission has approved its proposal for a new EPTA project.
Feature Interview: Promoting rehabilitation rather than retribution in criminal justice—Kosovo: Improving Chances Post-Release for Juvenile Detainees
31 August 2020NHC partner Nehat Thaçi, Director General of the Kosovo Correctional Service, discusses what changes have been implemented, and the importance of prison reform for all parts of society.
The right to fair elections and peaceful protests: NHC joins call to invoke Moscow mechanism in Belarus
19 August 2020The NHC stands in solidarity with the hundreds of thousands of peaceful protestors in Belarus against the manipulation of the elections of 9 August by the government.
Montenegro’s Probation Success Paves the Way for Others
05 August 2020In 2019 the NHC facilitated a transfer of knowledge from the Montenegrin probation service to a newly established project with the Ukrainian Center of Probation.
Promoting rehabilitation rather than retribution in criminal justice— Ukraine: Working together to develop probation
05 August 2020In this interview, Jochum Wildeman and Koen Goei share their experiences with helping to further the Ukrainian probation system.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Cihan Aydın
05 August 2020Cihan Aydın shares his experiences as a human rights defender in Turkey.
The Hague continues to grow as international City of Peace and Justice
04 August 2020Survey results have shown that international organisations play a stable and significant role in The Hague’s economy and represent a growing sector.
On “Reviving the Helsinki Spirit”
04 August 2020Robert van Voren reflects on the legacy of the Helsinki Accords and looks to the future and t "Reviving the Helsinki Spirit" in the lead up to 2025.