German Institute for Human Rights e. V.
Board: Prof. Dr. Beate Rudolf (Director), 
Michael Windfuhr (Deputy Director) 
Zimmerstraße 26/27 
10969 Berlin Germany   
Phone: +49 30 259 359 0 
Fax: +49 30 259 359 59 
E-mail: info(at)  

Register of associations: District Court Charlottenburg 
Registration number: VR 20836 B  


Content Responsibility

Bettina Hildebrand 
Head of Communications, Spokeswoman 
Phone: +49 30 259 359 14 
Fax: +49 30 259 359 59  


Online Editor & Social Media

Ingrid Scheffer 
Phone: +49 30 259 359 52 
Fax: +49 30 259 359 59 
E-mail: scheffer(at)  

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In Cooperation with

Deutsche Gesellschaft für

Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Cross sectoral programme ‘Realizing Human Rights in Development Cooperation’

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 36

53113 Bonn, Germany
E-mail: sv-menschenrechte(at)


Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

Division 302 - Human rights; gender equality; inclusion of persons with disabilities

Bonn, Germany