In a June 2017 article for the Oxford Human Rights Hub, Professor Colin Harvey of Queens University Belfast explores the state of human rights and equality in Northern Ireland.
The Independent Food Network (Ifan) has been carrying out research on the growth of food banks out side of the Trussell Trust network, Britain’s biggest food bank network.
A June 2017 House of Commons Library briefing paper provides an overview of immigration detention in the UK.
A report on hate crime in Scotland 2016-17 has been published by Scotland’s prosecution service.
One in three British children are in ‘multi-dimensional poverty,’ finds a June 2017 Unicef report.
Ahead of the July 2017 high-level political forum on sustainable development, the Secretary-General has reissued his report on progress towards the 2017 goals.
The Fawcett Society has, with other women’s organisations, issued an open letter to the Prime Minister on abortion rights.
The United Nations Human Rights Committee has ruled that Ireland’s abortion laws have subjected a woman to cruel, inhumane and degrading treatment (June 2017).
With the June 2017 general election fast approaching, and the contest looking closer than anticipated, Natalie Sedecca looks at the issue of human rights and civil liberties.
Singer’s films highlight the importance of the Human Rights Act for ordinary people. Her latest film, directed by Nick Pilton, is The Boy Who Changed The Law.