Rwanda celebrates 2016 International Human Rights Day in Rubavu District

Every year, on 10th December, the World celebrates the International Human Rights Day. This day was set aside by the United Nations following the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights [more]

National Commission for Human Rights receives IDEA delegation

On 15th July 2016, National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) received a delegation of free members from the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA). The [more]

GBV especially the defilement increased in Rwanda

The National Commission for Human Rights, according to  the Article 6 (4o) of law No. 19/2013 of 25/03/2013 determining missions, organization and functioning of that gives the Commission the spe[more]

Rights of Migrant Workers and their families respected in Rwanda

On March 9th, 2016, the National Commission for Human Rights organized a workshop aiming at validating the Report on the findings of the assessment conducted on the implementation of the Concluding Ob[more]

Human Rigts Day in Rwanda 2015: Our rights. Our freedoms. Always

  Every year, the United Nations chooses a theme on which all celebrations focus by highlighting one of the existing human rights concerns. This year’s theme “Our rights. Our freedoms. Always.” [more]