12thMeeting "NHRI and Civil Society Partnership” was held on 5 December 2016. The meeting was held under the slogan of this year’s international human rights day"Stand up for someone’s rights today”. This meeting involved representatives of over 60 civil society organisations.
Through the meeting the participants discussed human rights issues the NHRCM included in its 15th Annual Human Rights Report and relevant proposals and recommendations submitted to the Parliament of Mongolia. In addition, the NHRCM briefed on initiatives it has taken in cooperation with civil society to improve legal framework of the activities of human rights defenders and analysis being undertaken into national system to promote gender equality and exchanged opinions with the civil society organisations.
Proposals and contributions from the participants will be included within the draft law on human rights defenders’ actions and analysis into national system for promotion of gender equality in order to deliver to policy makers.