Human Rights Commission of the Maldives


Human Rights Day 2014

Published on 10-12-2014



Huma Rights Day is observed on 10th December each year. It is also the anniversary of the Human Rights Commission of the Maldives (HRCM). Since its inception in 2003, HRCM has marked the day organizing several activities.

A Statement was given by President of HRCM today on this occasion which was aired by the national tv channel and covered by other news outlets. HRCM has postponed the celebrations planned for this year’s Human Rights Day, following the water crisis in Male’.

The Human Rights Day celebrations were planned to be held in Addu City this year along with the opening of the Southern Regional Office of the Commission in Addu City and a human rights fair. These activities will now commence on 21st December in Hithadhoo, Addu City.