UNGA side-event on Torture during Interrogations
Sep. 22, 2017 1:30 PM
Now completed: Live stream of 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.
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
Strengthening Management of Assets and Natural Resources at Village Level
June 21, 2017 1:29 PM
The NCHR and Ecosoc Institute, in cooperation with Aliansi Masyarakat Adat Delang arranged five discussions on management of assets and natural resources at village level. The discussions attracted more than 100 participants.
Including Gender Perspectives in the Colombian Peace Process
June 16, 2017 9:17 AM
Victoria Sandino, leader of the gender commission from FARC-EP visited NCHR today to present and discuss the challenges and the achievements of including gender in the peace talks following 50 years of armed conflict in Colombia. She is in Oslo as FARC attend the Foreign Ministry's Peace Forum this week.
Indonesia: Effect of training may be multiplied after ministry endorsement
June 16, 2017 9:17 AM
New minister endorses training by NCHR partner to ensure 'game-changing' Village Law comply with human rights and involve women and indigenous people.