As Chair of the network, EHRC will facilitate cooperation, collaboration and communication among NHRIs of IGAD Member States
The collective efforts of international, continental, and national institutions are essential to safeguard and promote children's rights across the African continent
This year’s Human Rights Day marks the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 30th anniversary of the Paris Principles. The Human Rights Film Festival aims to become continental in the coming years by engaging more National Human Rights Institutions and artistic work from across Africa
The report highlights positive and concerning developments in the area from June 2022 to June 2023. It evaluates the existing gaps in legal and policy frameworks, access to justice, higher education, care for older persons, and public awareness about these rights
EHRC’s participation in the 6th National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) Forum and the 77th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR)
National Human Rights Institutions should continue to challenge and advise governments on legal reforms and monitor the implementation of their recommendations
NHRIs have a crucial role to play in supporting human rights integration in AfCFTA and in monitoring its impact on human rights
NANHRI acknowledges the steps of strengthening internal systems as per our capacity assessment recommendations
Training covered three modules: Introduction to the African human rights system; Litigation before the African regional human rights bodies; Monitoring implementation of decisions of African regional human rights treaty bodies