ANNI 2013

Regional Summary: NHRIs and Critical Moments in Asia National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) have become increasingly prominent actors in the national, regional and international human rights arenas. When able to operate independently and effectively, they are important mechanisms...

ANNI 2012

Regional Summary: Independence and Effectiveness of NHRIs in Asia Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), ANNI Secretariat The Year 2011 in Context The past couple of years have seen an increasing international recognition of the...

ANNI 2011

A Regional Overview: Growing Recognition of the Role of NHRIs Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUMASIA), ANNI Secretariat1 The Year 2010 in Context There has been a growing recognition of the role of national human rights institutions...

2011 AiNNI Submission

An NGO Report on the Compliance with the Paris Principles by the National Human Rights Commission of India Submitted to the International Coordination Committee on National Human Rights Institutions on the 22nd of January 2011 ‘The...

ANNI 2010

An Unwavering Struggle for Independent and Effective NHRIs Emerlynne Gil, ANNI Coordinator The Year in Context In 2009, the role of national human rights institutions (NHRIs) in fostering a culture of human rights promotion and protection in Asia appeared to...

ANNI 2009

A Regional Overview: How do Asian NHRIs choose their members and how do they receive our complaints?   In the 2008 ANNI Report, the relationship between national human rights institutions (NHRIs) and non-governmental organizations (NGOs), has been generally described as...

ANNI 2008

2008 Report on the Performance and Establishment of National Human Rights Institutions in Asia The State of National Human Rights Institutions in Asia: A Regional Analysis Human Rights Defenders Programme, FORUM‐ASIA1 In 2007, the members of the Asian NGOs...