The UPR Examination of the UK – 4 May 2017

We are pleased to welcome this guest post from Helen Flynn, Campaigns and Membership Officer with the Human Rights Consortium. This is a crosspost from http://www.humanrightsconsortium.org/upr-examination-uk-4-may-2017/  On Thursday 4 May the UK had to defend its human rights record before other Member States of the UN. The UK was grilled on a diverse range of issues including […]

Human Rights Tour- 26 September

The Human Rights Consortium is proud to co-host the Northern Ireland leg of the British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR) Human Rights Tour in Belfast on 26 September.  The BIHR’s Human Rights Tour is a series of 17 free-to-attend community events taking place across the length and breadth of the UK. These unique town-hall style days are an opportunity for local people […]