26 Jul 2023

EU Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy (2015-2019)

The EU Action Plan supported the crucial role of NHRIs as independent institutions, while affirming the EU’s commitment to support and engage (in particular) with Paris Principles-compliant institutions. It also endorsed the upgrade of institutions from ‘B’ to ‘A’ status and cooperation with regional and international NHRI networks (ENNHRI and GANHRI respectively).