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11 May 2022

Capacity-building and advocacy initiatives in response to the Covid-19 pandemic in closed institutions

How so Helsinki? About the evolution of the Netherlands Helsinki Committee

Piet de Klerk, Chairman of the Supervisory Board (NHC), reflects on the evolution of the NHC, the crucial importance of the OSCE and the relevance of these organizations.

Open letter NGOs to EU Commission and Council on Recovery Fund for Poland and Hungary

We urgently call on the EU Commission & Council to refrain from approving recovery funds to governments of Poland & Hungary without the rule of law concerns being resolved

Joint NGO statement for the suspension of Russia’s membership of the UN Human Rights Council

The NHC joins 48 other NGOs to call on the UN General Assembly to suspend Russia’s rights of membership of the Human Rights Council.

Women Human Rights Defenders in Ukraine: Before, Within and Beyond the War

This International Women’s Day, we want to amplify the voices of Tetiana Pechonchyk and Lyudmyla Yankina, women human rights defenders in Ukraine.

#StandWithUkraine: An overview of fundraisers, protests and actions in the Netherlands

#StandWithUkraine: An overview of fundraisers, protests and actions in the Netherlands

Online Event | Meer meten is meer weten of meer macht?

Namens het NHC en het Platform Bescherming Burgerrechten nodigen wij u uit voor een panelgesprek over dataverzameling en de inzet van nieuwe technologieën door de overheid en de impact daarvan op het functioneren van de rechtsstaat.

Give the Green Light to Refugees: Human Rights Day 2021

Turning our building at Riviervismarkt 4 green on 10 December to show our support for refugees and raise awareness for the human rights crisis on the border of Belarus and Poland.

Preventing torture in closed institutions: Dutch NPM needs to become more effective and fully independent

The NHC calls on the Dutch government to ensure that the treatment and living conditions all persons in detention facilities is screened against human rights standards.

Countering the effect of COVID-19 in Psychiatric Institutions in Armenia

Learn more about one of the end beneficiaries in Armenia of NHC's collaborative EU COVID-19 Solidarity Programme.