EU Working Group

EU Working Group (© Deutsche Botschaft Kathmandu)

On Tuesday, 5th of April 2016, the local EU Working Group on Human Rights Defenders, which is currently chaired by the German Embassy, invited NGOs for a meeting to the residence of the Ambassador. The purpose of the meeting was to collect expectations and preferred working procedures in order to strengthen cooperation and communication between Human Rights organizations and to the Diplomatic Missions of the EU and the Member States and to promote actions for Human Rights. Furthermore, NepalMonitor.org presented recent research results and an overview over the Human Rights situation in Nepal. Additionally, the assembly discussed on certain individual cases which were presented by other NGOs.

EU-Guidelines on Human Rights Defenders