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Contact list of experts in NHRIs on human rights and counter terrorism

NHRIExpert nameExpertiseContact
Belgium - Unia Martin Fortez, Individual Support Service - Reporting on terrorist attack consequence claims in Belgium

- Human rights impact assessment of counter-terrorism legislation

martin.fortez@unia.be
Denmark - Danish Institute for Human Rights Peter Vedel Kessing, Senior Researcher - Research on human rights and counter-terrorism, including the definition of terrorism in armed conflict, foreign fighters and counter-radicalisation

- Legal training for lawyers, judges, policy and prosecutors on human rights and criminal justice responses to terrorism

pvk@humanrights.dk
France - Commission Nationale Consultative des Droits de l’Homme Magali Lafourcade, Secretary-General - Monitoring effectiveness of law and policy relating to counter-terrorism

- Threats to the independence of NHRIs

- Combating racism

magali.lafourcade@cncdh.fr
France - Commission Nationale Consultative des Droits de l’Homme Ophélie Marrel, Legal Advisor - Criminal law and criminal procedure

- Asylum and migration

ophelie.marrel@cncdh.fr
France - Commission Nationale Consultative des Droits de l’Homme Thomas Dumortier, Legal Advisor - Criminal law

- Administrative/ preventive measures

- Prevention of radicalisation

thomas.dumortier@cncdh.fr
Germany - German Institute for Human Rights Eric Töpfer, Senior Researcher - Counter-terrorism legislation

- Intelligence oversight

- Preventing violent extremism

- Securitisation of migration policies

toepfer@institut-fuer-menschenrechte.de
Great Britain - Equality and Human Rights Commission Rebecca Newsome, International Policy Senior Associate Leads on EHRC’s work as Chair of the Commonwealth Forum of NHRIs Rebecca.Newsome

@equalityhumanrights.com

Northern Ireland – Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission Rhyannon Blyth, Senior Legal and Research Officer - Monitoring effectiveness of law and policy relating to counter-terrorism

- Monitoring State obligations relating to the conflict and monitoring enforcement of ECtHR judgements

rhyannon.blythe@nihrc.org
Poland - Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombudsman) Mirosław Wróblewski, Head of the Constitutional, International and European Law Department Human rights impact assessment of legislation, particularly jurisprudence of ECtHR, CJEU and constitutional courts m.wroblewski@brpo.gov.pl

Last updated: 27/11/2018