Upcoming Events

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Working Group meeting

28 April 2020 ⋅ Virtual

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event will take place virtually. The associated meeting of CoE/FRA/ENNHRI/Equinet Collaborative Platform on Social and Economic Rights is postponed to autumn 2020.


Consultation Meeting: Project on NHRIs in Situations of (Post-)Conflict

April 2020 ⋅ Virtual

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event will take place virtually (date TBC).


CRPD Working Group meeting and associated EU CRPD Work Forum

29-30 April 2020 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event has been postponed until further notice.


Final Conference for Project on NHRIs in Situations of (Post-)Conflict

4-5 June 2020 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event will take place through virtual means (more information soon).


NHRI Academy 2020

15-19 June 2020 ⋅ Zagreb, Croatia

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event has been postponed to autumn 2020.


Meetings of Asylum and Migration Working Group and Advisory Group of Project on Human Rights of Migrants at Borders

30 June – 1 july 2020 ⋅ Athens, Greece (TBC)

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event is subject to change (more information soon).


Leadership Forum

7-9 September 2020 ⋅ Tirana, Albania


General Assembly meeting

18 November 2020 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


Annual High-level Conference on Asylum and Migration

19 November 2020 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium

Past Events in 2020

General Assembly meeting

10 March 2020 ⋅ Geneva, Switzerland

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event has been postponed until further notice.


Understanding a human rights-based approach to poverty reduction and measurement: Webinar for NHRIs

12 February 2020 ⋅ Online


ENNHRI High-level Consultation – Council of Europe Recommendation on NHRIs and EU Rule of Law Mechanism

5-6 February 2020 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium

Past Events in 2019

CoE-FRA-ENNHRI-Equinet Collaborative Platform on Economic and Social and Rights

28 November 2019 ⋅ Strasbourg, France


Annual Conference 2019: ‘Realising Economic and Social Rights in Europe – The Role of NHRIs’

14 November 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


General Assembly meeting

13 November 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


Capacity Building Workshop: ‘Exploring the Role of NHRIs in Peacebuilding’

29-31 October 2019 ⋅ Zagreb, Croatia


Asylum & Migration Working Group meeting & capacity building activity on NHRIs’ work at the borders

9-11 October 2019 ⋅ Madrid, Spain


The need for a National Human Rights Institution in Italy in compliance with the UN Paris Principles

3-7 June 2019 ⋅ Venice, Italy


NHRI Academy 2019

3-7 June 2019 ⋅ Venice, Italy


Workshop on ‘Communicating Economic and Social Rights’

22 May 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


Economic, Social & Cultural Rights Working Group meeting

21 May 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


Communications Working Group meeting

21 May 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


CRPD Working Group meeting and seminar

14 May 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium


Asylum & Migration Working Group meeting and workshop

25-26 April 2019 ⋅ Zagreb, Croatia


CoE-FRA-Equinet-ENNHRI Platform on Economic & Social Rights

10 April 2019 ⋅ Athens, Greece


Economic, Social & Cultural Rights Working Group meeting

9 April 2019 ⋅ Athens, Greece


Capacity-building workshop on economic and social rights in (post-)conflict

25-27 March 2019 ⋅ Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina


General Assembly meeting

4 March 2019 ⋅ Geneva, Switzerland


Legal Working Group meeting

25-26 February 2019 ⋅ Dublin, Ireland


Meeting on the role of NHRIs in non-government controlled areas

13-14 February 2019 ⋅ Brussels, Belgium