North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
Skill Level – Intermediate/Advanced
The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) is an intergovernmental military organisation, which consists of 30 Member States. The organisation’s primary task is the implementation of the 1949 North Atlantic Treaty. This takes the form of guaranteeing the freedom and security of its members through political means by promoting democratic values and facilitating cooperation on defence and security issues.
Human Rights Council
Skill Level – Beginner/Intermediate
The United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), is an inter-governmental body within the United Nations system responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights around the globe and for addressing situations of human rights violations and making recommendations on them. It has the jurisdiction and the authority to discuss all thematic human rights issues and situations that require its attention throughout the year. The Council’s main goal is the promotion and the spreading of human rights, as well as the combating of gross violations thereof.