General Capacity building of NHRIs

Equipping member institutions with the necessary skills and knowledge to better perform their duties of promoting and protecting human rights

Key milestones:

NANHRI has built an invaluable partnership with the Raoul Wallenberg Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI) to deliver an annual foundation course for African NHRIs. The aim of the training is to introduce NHRI staff to the international and regional human rights systems, the history, concept, and role and mandates of NHRIs, and to encourage sharing of experiences and best practices in relation to the functioning, achievements and challenges among the participating NHRIs. The foundation course is held annually and it uses a blended learning approach. That is, an online learning component followed by a face to face component