National Human Rights Institutions: Amnesty International's recommendations for effective protection and promotion of human rights
The aim of the establishment of National Human Rights Institutions should be to promote and protect human rights, through effective investigation of broad human rights concerns and individuals' complaints about human rights violations they have suffered, and through making recommendations accordingly. Amnesty International has developed recommendations which are based on the organization's observations of NHRIs, and their impact throughout the world. This document includes examples of good and bad practice.
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- Burkina Faso: Amnesty International calls on Burkina Faso to protect human rights defenders and end the practice of early and forced marriage
- Indonesia: Independent investigation needed for allegations of torture and unlawful killing of Yudas Gebze in Papua
- Israel/OPT: NGO worker under administrative detention: Ayman Nasser