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Check out our upcoming events and join the latest human rights discussions!

Together with key partners, ISHR regularly organises events in order to amplify human rights defenders’ voices and ensure they have a seat at the table when it comes to denouncing abuses and crafting solutions to the world’s challenges.

Human Rights Council Elections 2022: discussions of candidate States’ visions for membership

Human Rights Council Elections 2022: discussions of candidate States’ visions for membership

In advance of the Human Rights Council elections that will take place this autumn for the membership term 2023-2025, Amnesty International and the International Service for Human Rights will hold an online pledging event for candidate States on 7 September 2022.

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Past events

Webinar: Introducing ISHR's #EndReprisals database

The webinar will introduce users to the ISHR’s #EndReprisals database and its functionalities.

Rights of women and girls in Afghanistan

Join this hybrid event on 30 June! It aims at raising international awareness on the human rights situation of women and girls in Afghanistan and propose recommendations for effective action by the international community.

Demanding justice and accountability for victims of systemic racism

Join the UN Anti-Racism Coalition on 22 June for a discussion to expand the definition of what it means to be directly impacted by police and State-sanctioned violence and to highlight and recognise the deeper impacts of systemic racism.

HRC49 Side Event - Supporting women human rights defenders in conflict and post-conflict situations

Women human rights defenders are crucial agents and leaders of change. However, due to their gender, they face particular obstacles and security risks. What are these gendered obstacles and risks? How can women human rights defenders best be supported and protected by States and other actors?

Urgency of an accountability mechanism for Nicaragua

How can the HRC strengthen the fight against impunity for serious human rights violations in its 49th session? Colectivo 46/2, Amnesty International and Civicus invite you to reflect on the need to establish an investigation and accountability mechanism for Nicaragua the the Human Rights Council next session.

Online welcome meeting with the incoming and former Presidents of the UN Human Rights Council

ISHR and HRCnet are pleased to be hosting an online welcome meeting with Ambassador Federico Villegas, the incoming President of the Human Rights Council and former president Ambassador Nazhat Shameem Khan.