Delegation of the European Union to Lesotho

Advocacy for the Establishment and Governance of a fully functional Human Rights Commission

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Democracy and Human Rights

The goal of the project is to advocate for the establishment of a fully functional Human Rights Commission in Lesotho.

The goal of the project is to advocate for the establishment of a Human Rights Commission in Lesotho

 

Project overview

The project raised awareness, mobilized support and lobbied the Government of Lesotho to establish a Human Rights Commission which would be an independent, autonomous and Paris Principles compliant body.

Duration

February 2016 - January 2019 (36 months)

Implementing Organization

Transformation Resource Centre (TRC)

Benefitting Zone

Lesotho

Context 

Human Rights Defenders

 

Total Cost

EUR 315, 802

EU Contracted Amount 

EUR 300,000

Funding Instrument

European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR 2015)