THE ROLE OF NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS NHRIs IN THE PROMOTION, PROTECTION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS: THE CASE OF THE MOZAMBICAN NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
This PhD study on national human rights institutions and sexual and reproductive rights intends to analyze and discuss the actual and potential role of the national human rights institutions NHRIs in the promotion, protection and implementation of sexual and reproductive rights (SRR) with particular focus on the National Human Rights Commission in Mozambique. The analyses and discussions will be based on theoretical, historical, legal and practical perspectives.
Supervision: Prof. dr. Eva Brems
Researcher: Luis Bitone Nahe
Project Funded by: VLIR-UOS DESAFIO
This study will respond to two fundamental questions: one regarding to the actual role of national human rights institutions NHRIs in general, and Mozambican National Human Rights in particular in promoting, protecting and implementing sexual and reproductive rights, and another, concerning its potential role in promoting, protecting and implementing sexual and reproductive rights.