Since 2002, the Commission has been conducting applied research on thematic human rights issues, and includes significant findings of such researches in the Annual Human Rights Status Report. While developing its policy, the Commission also issues recommendations to relevant bodies as result of researches and studies.
The NHRCM runs the Human Rights Information Centre with more than 10000 resources including popular English language resources. The Centre serves general public and aims to encourage human rights researchers among scholars and people.
The Commission publishes quarterly journal titled "Human Rights”. Articles of human rights practitioners and scholars are published in the journal. The Journal seeks to encourage academic research on human rights.