- Undertaking prison/detention centre visitations to ensure observance of Human Rights;
- Observe the compliance rights standards at both domestic and international levels;
- Sensitising members and the general public on Human Rights;
- Advising the Council on legal instruments that pertains to Human Rights;
- Recommend litigation of Human Rights cases to Council and Litigation Committee;
- Monitoring the Electoral Process;
- Co-operating with other organisations on Human Rights issues;
- To carry out any other duty referred to the Committee.