23 June 2020
Jaap de Zwaan on Improving the Respect for the Rule of Law in the EU
Defending Human Rights Through Storytelling
11 June 2020Together with seven civil society organisations, the NHC joined an international storytelling campaign to share the stories of how individuals and communities together defend rights.
The Annual EPTA Conference: Call for Papers
03 June 2020With a focus on sharing experiences on training activities in prison during a lockdown, the EPTA Network launched a Call for Paper for their Annual Conference.
Fighting for Free Speech and Against Political Persecution in Eastern Europe
02 June 2020In partnership with the European Implementation Network, the NHC is launching a new project focusing on compliance with ECtHR judgements regarding the freedom of speech.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Sebla Arcan
27 May 2020On the day that marks the start of the resistance against enforced disappearances in Turkey we share the of human rights defender Sebla Arcan and the Saturday Mothers.
NHC Director Speaks on Rising Tensions Between Hungary and the European Union
22 May 2020RTLZ news interviews NHC Director Pepijn Gerrits about what actions have been taken at the EU in response to the deterioration of democracy in Hungary.
Celebrating Virtual Pride During Lockdown in Albania
20 May 2020Virtual pride took place in Tirana with solidarity acts for the LGBTQ community. The day kicked off a month of awareness raising on LGBTQ issues in Albania.
Solving the Corona Crisis: Respect for Democracy is the Key
19 May 2020Op-Ed by NHC Executive Director and other democracy support organisations on why support and respect for democracy is key to solving the current corona crisis.
UN Launches New Report on Human Rights Approach to Rule of Law in the EU
18 May 2020"The case for a human rights approach to the rule of law in the EU" report launched by UN, in leadup to the first annual European Union report on the rule of law in all member states.