Anahit Manasyan Participated in the Annual Meeting of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutes in Geneva.

  • by Western Armenia, May 08, 2024 in Society
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Human rights defender Anahit Manasyan is in Geneva to participate in the annual meeting of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI).

According to the HRD statement, the Alliance monitors the compliance of the activities of the National Human Rights Institutions with the Paris Principles, and also contributes to the development and protection of human rights.

"On May 6, the representatives of the regional networks of National Human Rights Institutes (APF, ENNHRI, NANHRI, RIDHCA) and the Bureau of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutes (GANHRI) met.

Participants exchanged best practices and knowledge.

The defender has reached a number of agreements on further cooperation with partners who are members of the European network of national institutions and has expressed readiness to actively engage in new initiatives.

The session of the General Assembly of the European Network of National Human Rights Institutes (ENNHRI) was also held on May 6. The discussion agenda included a number of issues related to the protection of human rights and the rule of law.

Anahit Manasyan also participated in the discussion devoted to the topic of protection of human rights defenders and heads and representatives of ombudsman institutions.

The participants presented the challenges and obstacles they face in their countries during the implementation of the activities," the message states.