Monday, 01.05.2017 - Friday, 05.05.2017 - Geneva, Switzerland

2017 Training Course for NHRIs on International Human Rights Mechanisms

This training was developed especially for staff of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) world-wide.

It aimed to support participants in

  • Expanding their knowledge of the functioning of UN human rights mechanisms;
  • Identifying concrete opportunities for NHRIs' effective engagement;
  • Identifying practical ways of effective engagement with the UN mechanisms, such as report writing and following up;
  • Engaging with colleagues from the OHCHR and NGOs as well as with states; and
  • Exchanging experiences and best practices with peer NHRIs participating in the training.

Geneva Office

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1202 Geneva

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