In its activities to promote access to and the exchange of information, the International Centre for the Promotion of Human Rights at the Local and Regional Levels takes on a function as bridge builder and
- brings together stakeholders from the international, regional, and local levels
- fosters synergies between the international, regional, and local agendas concentrating on the implementation of human rights
- provides a forum for exchange and dialogue for all relevant stakeholders
- stimulates a fruitful dialogue to solve societal challenges following a human rights-based approach
Current activities include:
The Winter Academy and Conference on Human Rights at the Local and Regional Levels aims to support inclusive social development and equitable societies by mobilising knowledge on how to base public policy-making at the local level on scientific evidence through tailored human rights research. The 2021 edition is envisaged to take place in Graz, Austria in spring 2021 under the motto "Field-proven research methods on human rights". Read more about the event and how to get involved on the events page.