Project Team

Several partners are involved in the implementation of the project, which is coordinated by the staff at ENNHRI Secretariat, under the guidance of the Advisory Group and with the help of the Pilot Group.

ENNHRI Secretariat

  • Ciara O’Dwyer, Project Co-ordinator
  • Alicia Gómez Campos, Project Co-ordinator (maternity cover, May-December 2016)
  • Debbie Kohner, Secretary General
  • Christina Gesios, Finance and Administration Officer
  • Lelia Rotaru, Communications Officer
  • Christos Katsalis, Administration Officer

Project Partners

  • AGE Platform Europe
  • Council of Europe
  • European Commission (DG JUST, DG EMPL)
  • European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

Pilot Group Members

The pilot group of the project, responsible for carrying out the pilot human rights monitoring phase of the Project, is made up of six NHRIs from:

  • Belgium
  • Croatia
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Lithuania
  • Romania

Advisory group

The advisory group is actively involved in the planning and implementation of the project. The members also inputted to the Council of Europe’s Recommendation on the Promotion of Human Rights of Older Persons (CDDH-AGE), and represented ENNHRI through written submissions and oral presentations at the UN’s Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing.