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The Commission has decided to hold 3rd meeting under the Chairmanship 22-Jul-2016 22-Jul-2016

The Commission has decided to hold 3rd meeting under the Chairmanship of Shri Sanjay Kumar, Principal Secretary, Home (Jails), Punjab on the amendment to Prison Act, 1894 on 22 July 2016 at 11:30 AM in the Conference Room No. 508 of the Commission.

The NHRC will organize its Western Region Consultation towards Third Universal Periodic Review 23-Jun-2016 24-Jun-2016

The NHRC will organize its Western Region Consultation towards Third Universal Periodic Review in collaboration with the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai at their premises on 23 and 24 June 2016.
The States and Union Territories covered will be – Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu.

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The NHRC will be organizing North Eastern Region Consultation Towards Third Universal Periodic Review in Guwahati 26-May-2016 27-May-2016

The NHRC will be organizing North Eastern Region Consultation Towards Third Universal Periodic Review in Guwahati on 26 and 27 May 2016.
The Consultation will be inviting participation from the States of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim.

[Summer Internship Programme on human rights issues for University/College students 23-May-2016 21-Jun-2016

[Summer Internship Programme on human rights issues for University/College students – 23 May, 2016 to 21 June, 2016]

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The National Human Rights Commission is organizing a one day Workshop on 'Elimination of Bonded Labour' 13-May-2016 13-May-2016

The National Human Rights Commission is organizing a one day Workshop on 'Elimination of Bonded Labour' in collaboration with the Government of Karnataka at Bengaluru on 13 May, 2016 under the Chairmanship of Justice Shri D.Murugesan, Member, NHRC.

The NHRC is organizing 1½ days Southern Region Consultation Towards Third Universal Periodic Review 12-May-2016 13-May-2016

The NHRC is organizing 1½ days Southern Region Consultation Towards Third Universal Periodic Review on 12-13 May 2016 in collaboration with the National Law School of India University, Bengaluru at their premises.
This Consultation will cover the States and Union Territories of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Lakshadweep and Puducherry.

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The National Human Rights Commission is organizing a two-day National Conference 28-Apr-2016 29-Apr-2016

The National Human Rights Commission is organizing a two-day National Conference on Right to Food on 28 and 29 April 2016 in the Seminar Hall (First Floor), Kamladevi Block of India International Centre, 40, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi – 110003.

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Open Hearing/Camp Sitting of the Commission at Patna, Bihar 21-Apr-2016 23-Apr-2016

Open Hearing/Camp Sitting of the Commission at Patna, Bihar from 21 to 23 April, 2016 to consider the pending cases and to discuss important human rights issues, pertaining to the state of Bihar followed by meetings with the NGOs and the Chief Secretary, DGP and Senior Civil and Police Officers of the State.

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National Human Rights Commission in collaboration with LC-I University of Delhi 18-Mar-2016 20-Mar-2016

National Human Rights Commission in collaboration with LC-I University of Delhi is organising a National Moot Court Competition on Human Rights from 18 March, 2015 to 20 March, 2016.

A public hearing scheduled 09-Mar-2016 11-Mar-2016

A public hearing scheduled to be held on 9 March, 2016 the problems and grievances of scheduled castes of the state of Bihar and the camp sitting of the Commission from 10 to 11 Mar 2016 to be held at Patna stands postponed. Fresh dates shall be announced shortly.

The National Human Rights Commission will be organizing workshop on Bonded Labour 29-Jan-2016 29-Jan-2016

The National Human Rights Commission will be organizing workshop on Bonded Labour on 29 January 2016 in Jaipur, Rajasthan in collaboration with respective State Government.

The National Human Rights Commission will be organizing workshop on Bonded Labour 12-Jan-2016 12-Jan-2016

The National Human Rights Commission will be organizing workshop on Bonded Labour on 12 January 2016 in Bhubaneswar, Odisha in collaboration with respective State Government.

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Regional Public Hearing on Right to Health Care in Public and Private Health Sector 06-Jan-2016 07-Jan-2016

Regional Public Hearing on Right to Health Care in Public and Private Health Sector is being organized by NHRC in collaboration with JSA on 6-7 January 2016 at Mumbai.

REGION: Western (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Goa, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli)

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The Commission has constituted a committee for amendments to Prison 21-Dec-2015 21-Dec-2015

The Commission has constituted a committee for amendments to Prison Act 1894. Shri Sanjay Kumar, Principal Secretary, Govt. of Punjab and Chairman of the Committee has decided that the second meeting will be held on 21 December, 2015 at 10:30 AM in the Conference room of NHRC at Room No. 508, Manav Adhikar Bhawan, C Block, GPO Complex, INA, New Delhi-110023.

Regional Public Hearing on Right to Health Care in Public and Private Health Sector 15-Dec-2015 16-Dec-2015

Regional Public Hearing on Right to Health Care in Public and Private Health Sector which was being organized by NHRC in collaboration with JSA on 15-16 December 2015 at Chennai has been postponded due to heavy rains/floods.

REGION: Southern (Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala, Puducherry, Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands).
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The workshop on Bonded Labour being organized under the Chairmanship of Justice 30-Sep-2015 30-Sep-2015

The workshop on Bonded Labour being organized under the Chairmanship of Justice Shri D. Murugesan, Hon'ble Member at Jodhpur, Rajasthan on 30/09/2015 for Rajasthan state HAS BEEN SHIFTED TO JAIPUR FROM JODHPUR.

NHRC is organizing a two days National Seminar in collaboration with Nagpur University on "Indian Society, Media and challenges of Human Rights 14-Sep-2015 15-Sep-2015

NHRC is organizing a two days National Seminar in collaboration with Nagpur University on "Indian Society, Media and challenges of Human Rights : A Dialogue" on 14-15 September, 2015.

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Regional Level Workshop on Bonded Labour being organized under the Chairmanship of Justice 11-Sep-2015 11-Sep-2015

Regional Level Workshop on Bonded Labour being organized under the Chairmanship of Justice Shri D. Murugesan, Hon'ble Member at Meerut, Uttar Pradesh on 03/09/2015 for Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh states HAS BEEN RE-SCHEDULED FOR 11/09/2015. The place of the workshop has also been changed from Meerut to Lucknow.

The National Human Rights Commission is organizing a Meeting of the State Health Secretaries on Mental Health care 04-Sep-2015 04-Sep-2015

The National Human Rights Commission is organizing a Meeting of the State Health Secretaries on Mental Health care on 4 September 2015 at India International Centre, Seminar Hall, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi-110003.

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Meeting of the States Secretaries on Mental Health, scheduled to be held 11-Aug-2015 11-Aug-2015

Meeting of the States Secretaries on Mental Health, scheduled to be held on 11 Aug 2015 at India International Centre, Multipurpose Hall, 40 Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi 110 003 HAS BEEN POSTPONED by the Commission due to unavoidable circumstances. Inconveience caused is deeply regretted.

The NHRC is organizing the Regional Level Workshop on Bonded Labour under the Chairmanship of Justice 07-Aug-2015 07-Aug-2015

The NHRC is organizing the Regional Level Workshop on Bonded Labour under the Chairmanship of Justice Shri D. Murugesan, Hon'ble Member at Chennai, Tamil Nadu on 07/08/2015 for Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

The Camp Sitting of the Single Bench of the Commission at Ranchi, Jharkhand 30-Jul-2015 30-Jul-2015

The Camp Sitting of the Single Bench of the Commission at Ranchi, Jharkhand from 30th July, 2015 to 1st August, 2015 has been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances. The fresh dates for holding the Camp Sitting at Ranchi would be intimated in due course.

The NHRC is organizing the Regional Level Workshop on Bonded Labour under the Chairmanship 30-Jul-2015 30-Jul-2015

The NHRC is organizing the Regional Level Workshop on Bonded Labour under the Chairmanship of Justice Shri D. Murugesan, Hon'ble Member at National Judicial Academy, Sector-43, Chandigarh on 30/07/2015 for Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and UT. Chandigarh.

The Commission has constituted a committee for amendment to Prison 17-Jul-2015 17-Jul-2015

The Commission has constituted a committee for amendment to Prison Act 1894. Shri Sanjay Kumar, Principal Secretary, Govt. of Punjab and Chairman of the committee has decided that the first meeting will be on 17th July 2015 at 11:00 AM in the conference room of NHRC at room no. 508, Manav Adhikar Bhawan, C Block, GPO Complex, INA, New Delhi - 110023.

Amendment to Prison Act 1894 17-Jun-2015 17-Jun-2015

Meeting dated 17/06/2015 on amendment to Prison Act 1894 as mentioned below, has been postponed and the fresh date for the meeting will be decided shortly.

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