Human rights

  • Who we are

    ENNHRI, the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions, brings together 40 NHRIs across wider Europe. ENNHRI’s goal is to enhance the promotion and protection of human rights across the European region. It carries this out through assisting in the... Read more

  • Human Rights relevant to Long-term Care in Europe

    What we need is a radical reinterpretation of longevity that makes elders (and their needs) central to our collective pursuit of well-being. Bill Thomas, Founder of the Green House Model
    The human rights framework governing long-term care in Europe is... Read more

  • Human Rights in Long-term Care in Europe: State of Play

    The United Nations celebrates the International Day of Older Persons on the 1st October each year to appreciate the contributions that older persons make to society, such as volunteering, caring for other family members and friends, working in paid employment,... Read more