Level Title Institution Country Description
International Human rights handbooks: Practical guides to the implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights Council of Europe International


Implementing human rights at the national level, namely the right to respect for private and family life, freedom of expression, the right to a fair trial, to property, to liberty and security, to life, the prohibition of torture and freedom of thought.

International, Local, Regional ENTO – a European Civil Service Training Network Council of Europe, Congress of Local and Regional Authorities (CLRAE) International

ENTO enables bilateral and multilateral partnerships to be set up and makes it possible for the staffs of training bodies and of local and regional authorities to organise courses and study visits, or to take part in official visits, seminars or other activities which take place within the framework of Council of Europe and European Union programmes.

International Good Governance Practices for the Protection of Human Rights Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) International


Strengthening of democratic institutions, improving service delivery such as education and social services, strengthening human rights in legislation and policy and combating corruption.

International National Human Rights Institutions: A Handbook on the Establishment and Strengthening of National Institutions for the Promotion Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) International


This handbook highlights the importance and effectiveness of NHRIs in safeguarding fundamental rights.

International List of National Human Rights Institutes Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) International

Provides practical information for the existing national institutions for the promotion and protection of Human Rights in Europe and globally.

International General Comment 10 - The role of national human rights institutions in the protection of economic, social and cultural rights United Nations, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights International


The UN Committee points out the potentially crucial role that human rights institutions are to play in promoting and ensuring the indivisibility and interdependence of all Human Rights.

International European Coalition of Cities Against Racism UNESCO – European Coalition of Cities Against Racism International


This network serves as a tool for decision support for cities and municipal authorities in their daily struggle against racism. Their work includes establishing a system of data collection and developing appropriate indicators.

International Database of policies and good practices/Roma Council of Europe International

Access to good practices, policies, strategies and action plans targeting the inclusion and improvement of the situation of the Roma, as well as information on thematic measures taken by authorities in this area.

International HELP, European Programme for Human Rights Education for Legal professionals Council of Europe International

The aim of the HELP Programme is to continue to integrate European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) standards, as interpreted by European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) case law, fully into the national curricula of training institutions for the professional training of judges and prosecutors in all Council of Europe member states.

Local Guide for a common equality (Pour une commune egalite) Centre for Equal Opportunities and Opposition to Racism Belgium

The guide is intended for cities and CPAS to guide them in their fight against discriminations. Using humoristic illustrations, this guide includes information on local policies, services to the public, human resources policies and ways of engaging with the public. The guide is available in French and German.