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.


Urgent Appeal of the European Group of NHRIs to EU Institutions and Member States regarding the EU Fundamental Rights Agency (2006)

The Conversion of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia (EUMC) into the Fundamental Rights Agency (2005)

Decision on the Incorporation of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights into the Draft Constitutional Treaty of the European Union (2003)

Proposals to the European Convention for the Constitutional Treaty of the European Union (2003)

Position regarding Proposals for an EU Council Framework Decision on Combating Terrorism and an EU Council Framework Decision on the European Arrest Warrant and the Surrender Procedures between Member States (2002)

Recommendations regarding the Draft Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (2000) 


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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)

  • GR
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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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