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Indicator 16.a.1 Existence of independent national human rights institutions in compliance with the Paris Principles

Relevant UK policies

Non-statistical indicator

We have identified the following policies relevant to this indicator - Human Rights Report - Fulfilling the Paris Principles (PDF 1.27 MB).

This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from UK statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from UK statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other UK-specific metadata information.

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Relevant UK policies

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Existence of independent national human rights institutions in compliance with the Paris Principles

Target name

Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

Tier I

UN custodian agency

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 224 KB) opens in a new window