The GNCHR is the 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.


Protection of the rights of older persons (20.11.2014) 

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

HRC 31, Written submission by the Greek National Commission for Human Rights Article 11 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on situations of risk and humanitarian emergencies, A/HRC/31/NI/9 (24.2.2016)

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

Recommendations on the Bill on Special Education (10.7.2014)

Proposals regarding the implementation of Law 3699/2008 Special Education of Persons with Disabilities or Special Educational Needs (9.4.2009)



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Guidelines for Educators on Countering Intolerance

and Discrimination against Muslims: Addressing Islamophobia through Education

  Greek National Commission for Human Rights (GNCHR)

List of International and European Conventions on Human Rights

(Updated: April 2019)

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Financial Crisis, Austerity Measures and Human Rights 

NCHR on Financial Crisis

International and European Institutions on the Crisis in Greece



Asylum and Migration

NCHR on Asylum and Migration




Operational Platform for Roma Equality – OPRE  


Evictions of Roma and Travellers in Europe – joint declaration by the Council of Europe, FRA, OSCE/BIDDH, OHCHR, ENNHRI and Equinet, partners of the “OPRE” platform (29.6.2016)




 NHRI Water Initiative, WaterLex


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