The Marrakech Declaration

“Expanding the civic space and promoting and protecting human rights defenders, with a specific focus on women: The role of national human rights institutions” - The Marrakech Declaration

Adopted during the 13th International Conference of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) which took place in Marrakech, Morocco, from 10 to 12 October 2018. The Declaration establishes a global framework of actions by NHRIs to support the rights of HRDs.

Read the full declaration here: Microsoft Word - Marrakech Declaration_EN_ 12102018 - FINAL KR.docx (

How did we do?

The APF Regional Action Plan on Human Rights Defenders