From CoE Independent Oversight to national implementation – cooperation with & support for NHRIs


Mon, 26 April 2021 – 10:00 to 13:15


Virtual Event

Karin Lukas has been invited by the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions and the German Presidency of the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers as keynote speaker at the online High-Level Meeting on the Council of Europe Recommendation on the development and strengthening of effective, pluralist and independent NHRIs, taking place on Mon, 26 April 2021 ( 10:00-13:15h CET).

The meeting will map out avenues for future strategic engagement between NHRIs and the Council of Europeat national and regional levels, as a follow-up to the forthcoming adoption of the Recommendation on NHRIs by the Committee of Ministers.

Karin Lukas will speak as President of the European Committee of Social Rights on the panel “From CoE Independent Oversight  to national implementation – cooperation with & support for NHRIs” (11:45- 13:00).  She will present opportunities for NHRIs to strengthen their engagement with the European Committee of Social Rights, and to further contribute to national implementation of the European Social Charter.

The programme of the event can be found here