On Human Rights Day, Civil Society Groups – including EDF – sent an open letter to the PM and Deputy PM asking them to protect universal human rights.
In a blog for the OSF website for Human Rights Day, Emma Hutton explains what EDF is doing to ‘make rights real for everyone, everywhere, every day’.
‘Dos and don’ts for the bill of rights commission’ by Colin Harvey and Colm O’Cinneide was published on the Guardian website on 29 November 2012.
In ‘Debating the Abu Qatada affair’, Gavin Phillipson looks at Question Time’s ‘illuminating and alarming’ debate on the Abu Qatada affair.
Emma Hutton, EDF’s Human Rights Programme Director, blogs on the eve of publication of the Leveson report into press ethics.
Writing in the Guardian in a personal capacity, Baroness O’Neill, Chair of the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), asks ‘So, what is a free press?’
The Guardian published letters about the Equality and Human Rights Commission from Equalities Minister Maria Miller and EHRC interim chair Margaret Prosser in November 2012.
A letter from Maria Miller, Secretary of State for Women and Equalities, about reform of the Equality and Human Rights Commission was published in the Guardian on 9 November 2012.
The Equality & Human Rights Commission in Wales held its 3rd annual human rights lecture, given by Baroness Nuala O’Loan DBE, on 2 October 2012.
The Secretary of State for Justice announced plans to reform the European Court of Human Rights at the Brighton Conference in April 2012.