Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

OHCHR (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights) is the principal United Nations office mandated to promote and protect human rights for all. Provides assistance to Governments such as expertise and technical trainings in the areas of administration of justice, legislative reform, and electoral process, to help implement international human rights standards on the ground. Also assists other entities with responsibility to protect human rights to fulfil their obligations and individuals to realize their rights.

By Hannah Hills

Focus on international human rights law with emphasis on refugee and asylum law, business and human rights, sustainability and the SDGs.