26th session of coordinating committee for national human rights institutions

FRA will give a presentation to the European Group of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) at the 26th Session of the International Coordinating Committee (ICC) of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights in Geneva.

The session is organised by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). More than 40 representatives of European NHRIs and the Chair of the European Network of Equality Bodies, as well as representatives from the Council of Europe, OSCE-ODIHR and Equinet, will attend the meeting. The FRA presentation will focus on how best to strengthen cooperation between FRA and NHRIs. It will also provide an update on the FRA Multiannual Framework and the work of FRA, particularly concerning the forthcoming Annual FRA-NHRBs meeting in October 2013. FRA will also have bilateral meetings with the Chair and Director of the European Group of NHRIs during the session.