The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is an independent organisation from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups.

GIHR Partners and Donors

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights provides in-house training courses, workshops, conference sessions and seminars to raise awareness on human rights, and it offers other forms of specialized, professional education for a wide range of organisations in the public and voluntary sector. Clients include police forces from different countries in the Arab region, judges, lawyers, diplomats, social service departments, human rights governmental and non-governmental organisations as well as national institutions

What we do

Since the foundation of GIHR in 2004, the Institute has offered seminars, lectures and national as well as international programs with the intention to contribute to the protection of human rights and to a spread of knowledge regarding human rights. The founders’ initial aim of promoting the principles of international human rights has lead to numerous projects being devised and carried out (see Activities).

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News & Media

GIHR News and Media provides a suite of multimedia products and services covering the work of the Human Rights around the world.
GIHR offers:
– Audio news programmes providing daily coverage of UN meetings and events, plus weekly magazine programmes
– Photos from UN meetings and events as well as the Secretary-General’s travels
– News articles covering the daily important human rights field
– Archive audio, video and photos dating from the days of the League of Nations through to the present    .

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Documents & Resources

GIHR subscripers are able to select what documents you want to receive by email or RSS feed. Available documents include the human rights reports..

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Upcoming projects

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is independent from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups. .

Meeting & Events

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is independent from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups. .

Issues & Compaingns

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is independent from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups. .

Training & Courses

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is independent from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups.
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News & Media

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is independent from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups.

Annual reports

The Geneva Institute for Human Rights (GIHR) is a non-governmental, non – profit organization based in Geneva – Switzerland. As an academic study and research institution, it is independent from all governments, political parties, organizations and philosophical or religious groups. .

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