The GNCHR is an independent advisory body to the State specialised in human rights issues. It has been established and is functioning in accordance with the UN Paris Principles.


GNCHR Annual Report 2012 - 2013 (English)

GNCHR Contribution to the Intervention of ENNHRI at the High-level conference on the “Implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights: our shared responsibility”, Brussels, 26-27 March 2015 (24.3.2015)

GNCHR Written Information on the Second Periodic Report of the Hellenic Republic for the implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) (2.2.2015)

GNCHR Written Information on the Second Periodic Report of the Hellenic Republic for the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) (22.12.2014)

GNCHR Public Statement on the procedure regarding the establishment of the Appeals Committees under Law 3907/2011 (30.10.2014)

International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Problems regarding its implementation (9.10.2014)

ICC: First Meeting between the CRPD Committee and NHRIs Greek National Commission for Human Rights Oral statement (23.9.2014)

GNCHR Oral Statement on the Report of the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (1.9.2014)

Observations on the 24th Greek Report on the application of the European Social Charter and on the 9th Greek Report on the application of the Additional Protocol to the European Social Charter (9.4.2014)

Resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council 27/18 "National Institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights" (25.9.2014)

 The Right to Water. GNCHR Recommendations for its effective protection (2014)

Press Release on the withdrawal of Article 19 as a whole from the Bill "Immigration and Social Inclusion Code" (24.3.2014) 

ENNHRI Resolution on Syrian refugees (January 2014)

Open letters of the President of the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions, Mr. Alan Miller, to the President of the European Commission, Mr. José Manuel Barroso and the President of the European Central Bank Mr. Mario Draghi (16.1.2014)

NCHR Recommendation: On the imperative need to reverse the sharp decline in civil liberties and social rights (2011)

Austerity Measures v. Human Rights and EU foundational values

ENNHRI resolution on the independence of national human rights institutions (2013)

Press Release by the Racist Violence Recording System regarding the trial for the murder of Shehzad Luqman  (07.1.2014)

Press Release on the legal recognition of the same sex Civil Union (18.12.2013)

GNCHR previous posititions:

Decision regarding Discriminatory Treatment of Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals and Transsexuals and the Extension of the Right to Civil Marriage to Same-Sex Couples (2004)

Comments on the Bill titled: “Reforms for the Family, the Children and the Society” (2008)

Racist Violence Recording Network







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