Upcoming Events

Finance Committee Meeting

3 September 2021 ⋅ Virtual


NHRI Academy Reunion

14 September 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Board Meeting

17 September 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: Human Rights Impact Assessment: How to read policies in the language of human rights

September 2021 (TBD) ⋅ Virtual


Training with Equinet & FRA: Making use of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union: equality, access to justice and other aspects

20 – 22 October 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Business & Human Rights Working Group webinar on Artificial Intelligence

October 2021 (TBD) ⋅ Virtual


SCA Meetings – Autumn Session

18-29 October 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Online course: Human Rights and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: what role for NHRIs in the UNECE region?

1 November 2021 – 24 January 2022 ⋅ Virtual

Past Events

Board Meeting

21 June 2021 ⋅ Virtual


SCA Session

14-24 June 2021 ⋅ Virtual


NHRI Academy 2021

11-25 June 2021 ⋅ Virtual


High-Level Meeting on Ensuring Respect for the Human Rights of Migrants at Borders: The Role of NHRIs

2-3 June 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Fundraising Meeting

17 May 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Finance Committee Meeting

10 May 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Board Meeting

7 May 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Asylum & Migration Working Group webinar with Profundo: “Human Rights Scrutiny of Migration Funds: role, challenges and opportunities for NHRIs”

6 May 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Online High-Level Meeting on the Council of Europe Recommendation on the development and strengthening of effective, pluralist and independent national human rights institutions

26-27 April 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Business & Human Rights Working Group webinar: UN Business & Human Rights Treaty

14 April 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Finance Committee Meeting

12 April 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Asylum & Migration Working Group Meeting

30 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Working Group Meeting on COVID-19

29-30 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Board Meeting

29 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Business & Human Rights Working Group Meeting

26 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Asylum & Migration Working Group webinar on Statement

24 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Joint ENNHRI-FRA-OHCHR-EU Presidency side event at UNECE Regional Forum on Sustainable Development 2021 – Sustainable Recovery: Delivering on both Human Rights and the 2030 Agenda in the UNECE Region

10 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: COVID-19, institutionalisation of persons with disabilities and the right to truth

4 March 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: How can National Human Rights Institutions and Equality Bodies engage with the European Committee of Social Rights: Practice

24 February 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: How can National Human Rights Institutions and Equality Bodies engage with the European Committee of Social Rights: Introduction

22 February 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Joint meeting of CRPD Working Group and Equinet, European Disability Forum, Mental Health Europe

10 February 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Board Meeting

8 February 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Communications Working Group Meeting

5 February 2021 ⋅ Virtual


CRPD Working Group Meeting

4 February 2021 ⋅ Virtual


SDGs & Recovery and Covid-19

27 January 2021 ⋅ Virtual


Meeting with the UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

19 January 2021 ⋅ Virtual

Annual Conference 2020

2 December 2020 ⋅ Virtual


General Assembly meeting

18 November 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Leadership webinar: Creating impacts from EU external policy instruments – the role of and support of NHRIs

10 November 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Leadership webinar: Creating impacts from EU internal policy instruments – the role of and support of NHRIs

9 November 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Legal Working Group meeting and workshop on implementation of ECtHR judgements with Council of Europe

6-7 October 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Working Group meeting

30 September 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Communications Working Group meeting

30 September 2020 ⋅ Virtual


NHRI Academy 2020

29 September – 29 October 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: Understanding the European Pillar of Social Rights

28 September 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: On-site monitoring of the rights of persons with disabilities during COVID-19 pandemic

23 September 2020, 14:00-16:00 (CEST) ⋅ Virtual


Webinar: How to talk about human rights during COVID-19

22 September 2020, 11:00-13:00 (CEST) ⋅ Virtual


Effective Implementation of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

10, 17 September and 8, 22 October 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Council of Europe-FRA-ENNHRI-Equinet Platform on Social and Economic Rights meeting – Human rights-based approach to recovery

9 July 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Asylum and Migration Working Group meeting on on-site monitoring and COVID-19

8 July 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Joint meeting of CRPD Working Group and EU’s CRPD Monitoring Framework

22 June 2020 ⋅ Virtual


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

17 June 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Business and Human Rights Working Group meeting on COVID-19

9 June 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Communications Working Group meeting on COVID-19

5 June 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Peer exchange meeting on COVID-19 for NHRIs in (post-)conflict situations

4 June 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Legal Working Group meeting on COVID-19

5 May 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Webinar on older persons’ rights and how NHRIs can support them and their organisations

28 April 2020 ⋅ Virtual

On the eve of the EU Day of Solidarity between Generations, this webinar held together with AGE Europe, the newly-appointed UN Independent Expert on Older Persons Rights and European NHRIs will explore how we can better support older persons and understand the human rights violations they face.


Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Working Group meeting on COVID-19

22 April 2020 ⋅ Virtual


CRPD Working Group meeting on COVID-19

8 April 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Asylum and Migration Working Group meeting on COVID-19

8 April 2020 ⋅ Virtual


Business and Human Rights Working Group meeting

26 March 2020 ⋅ Virtual


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

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