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The State of Human Rights report 2013 published by the Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone was tabled in Parliament on the 30th October 2014 by the Majority Leader and Leader of Government Busi

The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone in compliance with Section 24(1) of its Act (No.9) of 2004, on Thursday October 23, produced its seventh report on the state of human rights in Sierra Le

The Chairperson and staff of HRCSL on a site monitoring at the Kerry Town Ebola centre

Welcome to our website

Welcome to the official web site of the Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone (HRCSL), the National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) of the country, established in 2004 by an Act of Parliament. The principal objective of the Commission is to protect and promote human rights throughout the country.

As you browse through the site, you will find information about what we do, and understand why and how we do it. You will also know our partners and how we collaborate; the composition of the Commission, our organisational structure and core values; and our relationship with the Government of Sierra Leone and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human rights, among other institutions.

You will also know our status (under the Paris Principles) as a NHRI at the International...