10th International Conference of National Human Rights Institutions
Scotland was the host of the 10th International Conference of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs), which took place at the Scottish Parliament from 8 - 10 October 2010.
There are a number of documents, videos and audio clips to watch and listen to about the conference.
Previous NHRI International Conferences have been held in Kenya (2008), Bolivia (2006), Korea (2004), Denmark (2002) and Morocco (2000).
The conference was held in cooperation with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the International Coordinating Committee of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (ICC). The Scottish Human Rights Commission is grateful for the support of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body in hosting the event. The Commission is also grateful for the support of Edinburgh City Council, the Scottish Government, and the Edinburgh Convention Bureau.