Association of Human Rights Institutes

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Member Institutions

AHRI currently consists of 80 member institutions. Please visit their home pages for information about their institutional activities

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The AHRI conference is where member institutions gather to coordinate and plan their research through working group seminars and to discuss current issues in defined research areas.

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The Association of Human Rights Institutes (AHRI), is a network of over 80 (and growing) member institutes that carries out research and educational activities in the field of human rights. The member institutes are from over 30 different countries spanning all continents. AHRI’s objective is to bring together human rights researchers from across the disciplines, to facilitate the exchange of ideas and collaboration, and to promote research, education and discussion in the field of human rights. AHRI is supportive of PhD researchers and the facilitation of exchange between the different member institutes.

A selection of recent books published by members of the AHRI network can be found by following the link below. 


2021 AHRI Conference

This. years AHRI Network Conference was hosted virtually by Maastricht Centre for Human Rights. In discussion with the Executive Committee, the Maastricht Deeclartaion on the Human Rights Backsliding in Poland, was drafted.  
To read the Maastricht Declaration in 7 different languages, click the link below. 
Follow the link below to catch up on what was discussed at AHRI 2021. 

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