Human rights promotion

 

The principal task of the puntland independent office for human rights defender (PIOHRD) and the whole National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) is to promote human rights.  The PIOHRD has been particularly entrusted by law with the tasks of promoting information provision, training, education and research related to fundamental and human rights and taking initiatives and giving statements for the promotion of these rights. The PIOHRD carries out these tasks in various ways and, for example, public awareness, publications, media strategies, seminars and workshops, community based initiatives and policy