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Advisory Committee

In addition, ENS benefits from an Advisory Committee tasked with providing strategic advice on the Network's substantive activities.

Advisory Committee members

  • Asylum Aid

    Established in 1990, Asylum Aid is an independent national charity working to secure protection for people seeking refuge in the UK from persecution and human rights abuses abroad. The organisation provides free legal advice and representation to...
  • Equal Rights Trust

    The Equal Rights Trust (ERT) is an independent international organisation, established to combat discrimination and promote equality as a fundamental human right and a basic principle of social justice. An advocacy organisation, resource centre and...
  • Hungarian Helsinki Committee

    The Hungarian Helsinki Committee (HHC) is one of the leading non-governmental human rights organisations in Hungary and Central Europe. It monitors the enforcement in Hungary of human rights enshrined in international human rights instruments,...
  • Praxis

    Praxis is a non-governmental organization based in Belgrade, Serbia and dedicated to the protection and promotion of human rights.  Since 2004, Praxis has focused on the issues most relevant to refugees, IDPs, and members of vulnerable minority...
  • The Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion

    The Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated to leading an integrated, inter-disciplinary response to the injustice of statelessness and exclusion. We believe in the value of research, education,...
  • European Roma Rights Centre

    The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is a Budapest-based international public interest law organisation established in 1996 and working to combat anti-Romani racism and human rights abuse of Roma through strategic litigation, research and policy...
  • Forum Réfugiés- Cosi

    Forum Réfugiés- Cosi works to protect the needs and promote the rights of all asylum seekers, stateless persons and refugees. The four main activities of our association are: reception and legal accompaniment of asylum seekers, integration through...
  • HIAS Ukraine

    HIAS is a U.S.-based non-governmental, not-for-profit organization closely associated with America’s organized Jewish community.  HIAS established its representative office in Kyiv, Ukraine, in 2001.  Since 2003, in partnership with...
  • The Human Rights League

    The Human Rights League is a civic association (non-governmental organisation) established in 2005. The basic aim of the association is reinforcing the respect for and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms arising from international,...
  • The Immigrant Council of Ireland

    The Immigrant Council of Ireland (ICI) is an independent human rights organisation.  We advocate for the rights of migrants and their families and act as a catalyst for public debate as well as legislative and policy change.  The ICI is an...
  • The Latvian Centre for Human Rights

    The Latvian Centre for Human Rights (LCHR, http://cilvektiesibas.org.lv/en/) was established in 1993 with a view to promoting human rights and tolerance in Latvia through monitoring, research, advocacy, legal assistance and training activities...
  • Adrian Berry

    Adrian Berry is a Barrister at Garden Court Chambers and on the Executive Committee of the Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association (ILPA). He was a member of the Advisory Panel for the UNHCR/Asylum Aid study Mapping Statelessness in the UK....
  • Katja Swider

    Katja Swider is a PhD researcher at the University of Amsterdam, writing about the contemporary challenges of statelessness determination in Europe. She has an LLM degree in European Law from Leiden University and an LLM in Legal Research from...
  • Hilkka Becker

    Hilkka was senior solicitor with the Immigrant Council of Ireland – Independent Law Centre from 2002 to 2004 and again from 2006 to March 2015. She continues to work with the Immigrant Council in a consultancy role, focussing on EU free movement and...
  • Jyothi Kanics

    Jyothi Kanics has a Masters in International Human Rights Law from the University of Oxford and a Masters in International Relations from Yale University. She is currently a Doctoral Fellow at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lucerne within...
  • Halina Nieć Legal Aid Center

    The Halina Nieć Legal Aid Center, (HNLAC) is a non-profit non-governmental organization established in 2002 in Kraków. HNLAC’s main objective is to protect human rights by providing free legal aid to persons at risk of social exclusion and...

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