NHRC (National Human Rights Commission) Chair on Human Rights

The NIHR entered into an agreement with NHRC to establish the National Human Rights Commission’s Chair on Human Rights at NLSIU in November 1998. The Chair envisages an ambitious three-pronged programme of human rights promotion, which largely coincides with the mandate of the NIHR and includes the following:

  • Human Rights Education, which includes, preparation of teaching materials, curriculum preparation and such other related activities
  • Research and publications of human rights issues
  • Documentation of human rights materials

Chair Professor (In Charge): Dr. Sanjay Jain
Affiliated faculty: Radhika Chitkara


Dr. Sanjay Jain

Radhika Chitkara