NCHR Contributes to UNCAT 'Implementation and Training Tools' for Police Investigators
Oct. 18, 2017 10:43 AM
'Truth without torture: A role-play on investigative interviewing' launched at a public event at Palais des Nations in Geneva. The event was followed by an OHCHR-seminar on the implementation of effective safeguards against torture.
Attends NCHR Human Rights Course to Promote Minority Rights in Iraq
Sep. 28, 2017 11:49 AM
Yazidi activits Sarab Barakat and Nasir Kiret were participants at the Introductory Course on Human Rights. Both intend to use the knowledge they acquired to promote the rights of minorities upon return to Iraq.
UNGA side-event on Torture during Interrogations
Sep. 22, 2017 1:30 PM
Watch the high-level panel discussion at the 72 nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Prepares for UN High-Level Panel on Torture During Interrogations
Sep. 21, 2017 4:00 PM
The NCHR is now in New York with Norwegian police preparing for the panel Torture During Interrogations: Illegal, Immoral, and Ineffective during the opening week of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.
Labour Law as a vehicle for Social Inclusion in China
Sep. 7, 2017 2:54 PM
The International Department at the NCHR hosted a seminar with guest researcher Yifeng Chen, Associate Professor at Peking University Law School and Special Adviser Wei Chen from the Economic and Social Affairs Department at the Norwegian Confederation on Trade Unions (LO).
Seminar on Domestic Violence in China concerning Women, Children, and the Elderly
Sep. 6, 2017 2:42 PM
On 22 August the Norwegian Center for Human Rights hosted a seminar on the legal protection and policy development against domestic violence for women, children, and the elderly, focusing on the new anti-domestic violence law in China.
Human Rights Panel at International Gender Conference in Oslo
Aug. 29, 2017 4:45 PM
The NCHR hosted a panel on Human Rights of Women and Sexual Minorities in China during 'Age Agency and Ambiguity' -an international conference on gender and generations in times of social change held in Oslo this week.
A step towards global standards for police interrogation
Aug. 23, 2017 3:37 PM
The NCHR attends high level UN meeting in New York to promote global standards for police interrogation based on Norwegian experience.
Petter Wille presents on UN Human Rights Mechanism and the Norwegian Practice in China
Aug. 17, 2017 3:34 PM
Petter Wille, the Director of the Norwegian National Human Rights Institution visited Beijing from 2-8 July.
Annual Report 2016 published
Aug. 16, 2017 2:35 PM
An overview of main activites conducted by the International Department in 2016. Download report