Almost all of us will use social care services in our lifetime, or know someone who will. When we do, we rightly expect that we, and the people we care about, will receive care in a way that respects our basic human rights. We expect to be safe from harm and physical abuse, we expect …
The House of Lords debated a British Bill of Rights on 20 June 2013.
The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) database enables the viewer to access and search all UPR recommendations and voluntary pledges through several categories
On 24 June 2013, the Council of Europe adopted ‘Guidelines To Promote and Protect the Enjoyment of All Human Rights by lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Persons’.
On 5 June 2013, the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) published its corporate plan for 2013/14.
On 23 April 2013, the Ministry of Justice published ‘Reform of Judicial Review: the Government response’ including details of the reforms it will be taking forward.
On 15 January 2013, the European Court of Human Rights ruling on the case of Eweida and Others v. United Kingdom was published.
On 14 January 2013, details of the new board and budget for the Equality and Human Rights Commission were announced.
The Coalition Government’s Mid-Term Review includes an update on progress on the Government’s equalities commitments.
On 12 November 2012, the British Academy Policy Centre, EDF and the EDF Research Network held a seminar about recent human rights developments in the UK.