In a statement released on the occasion of ENNHRI’s General Assembly Meeting on 6 March 2017, European NHRIs call for solidarity with the countries whose refugee reception and protection mechanisms are under pressure and express concern about push-backs at borders.
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Our project on the Human Rights of Older Persons in Long-Term Care commenced in January 2015. This EU-funded project will run until 2017 and aims to improve the human rights protection of older persons in long-term care, with particular emphasis on residential care.
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This project comes at a critical time, considering Europe’s changing demography and the ongoing developments in the international human rights framework. Indeed, the project is an innovative example of bringing European NHRIs together to address the life experiences of a large section of our society that is so often hidden from view.
You can find more information on the project microsite: http://www.ennhri.org/-rights4elders-.