Human Rights Commission of the Maldives


HRCM meets with delegation from OHCHR

Published on 22-02-2018



HRCM had a meeting with a delegation of Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on 20 February 2018.

In this meeting, discussion took place regarding the human rights situation in the Maldives and HRCM’s work in protecting and ensuring human rights. Observation of Presidential Election planned by the Commission was also discussed in the meeting.

The delegation from OHCHR included Chief of Rule of Law, Equality and Non-Discrimination Branch, Ms. Mona Rishmawi, Associate Expert in Human Rights, Ms. Chiaki Ota, UNDP resident coordinator Ms. Shoko Noda and UNDP Human Rights Officer.