Cabinet submission on human rights institute completed, says Chuck | News

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck says the Cabinet submission to set up the National Human Rights Institute has been completed.

The Institute will complement the existing network of institutions that are mandated to protect the rights of Jamaicans.

Chuck said the Government remains committed to advancing the human rights of Jamaicans and that the National Human Rights Institute will provide the framework to move forward.

He was speaking at the opening of the Regional Meeting for Advancing Recommendations for Addressing Gaps in the Human Rights Response under the Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV/AIDS (PANCAP) Justice for All programme on October 30 at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel in St Andrew.

“The Cabinet submission to implement the recommendations for the Human Rights Institute…

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