11th NANHRI Biennial Conference

At the beginning of the new millennium (2000), world leaders gathered at the United Nations to shape a broad vision to fight poverty in its many dimensions including low incomes, chronic hunger, gender inequality, lack of schooling, lack of access to health care, and deprivation of clean water and sanitation, among others. That vision, which was translated into eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), remained the overarching development framework for the world for 15 years. Through the concerted global, regional, national and local efforts, the MDGs achieved some great successes, for exampl

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Excellencies Members of Diplomatic Corps
Representatives of UN Agencies,
Distinguished Chairpersons of NHRIs,
The Chairperson of Rwanda’s Human Rights Commission and incoming Chairperson
Representatives from Civil Society Organizations,

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Honorable Minister of Justice/Attorney General,
Honorable Ambassadors,
Honorable Representatives of UN Agencies,
Honorable Chairpersons of Human Rights Institutions,
Honorable Commissioners from Human Rights Institutions,
Distinguished R...

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Welcome remarks

The National Commission for Human Rights is delighted to welcome you all to Rwanda for the Network of African National Human Rights Institutions’ 11th Biennial Conference and 10th Anniversary celebration.

It is an honor for the Commission to host the conference for ...

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NANHRI gears up for Rwanda bi ...

More than 200 participants and guests are expected to grace the Network of African National Human Rights Institutions’ biennial conference and the 10th anniversary in Kigali, Rwanda, in November 2017. The theme of the 11th Biennial Conference will be “A human rights-based appro...

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