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Human Rights

Human Rights Consortium Scotland reports to the UN on Scotland’s Human Rights Record

June 8, 2022

Every 5 years, the UK’s record on human rights is reviewed by the UN Human Rights Council in a process…

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Big Man, Wee Dug

May 13, 2022

A story about a big man and a wee dug

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Human rights in everyday life…

May 6, 2022

The people we work for exercise their human rights every day, by choosing what makes a good life for them.…

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Human Rights in Scotland – there is work to be done

May 4, 2022

The North Star is a direction of travel, not a destination. It is an exciting time in terms of Human…

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International Women’s Day 2022

March 8, 2022

International Women’s Day is a time to acknowledge the courage, resourcefulness and love of extraordinary women in every aspect of…

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The shameful legacy of the former Lennox Castle Hospital

January 11, 2022

An excellent article on BBC News (07.01.22) from Michael McEwan (Journalist and Disability Rights Campaigner) on the ‘shameful legacy of…

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Human Rights – Coming Home

December 9, 2021

“The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and…

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Human Rights Incorporation Fortnight 2021, 30th August – 10th September

August 30, 2021

There are BIG plans for a new human rights law in Scotland. The Scottish Government has committed to introducing a Bill…

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Open letter to Scottish Government over moves to relax Covid restrictions

July 9, 2021

C-Change Scotland are supporting an open letter (along with 83 other representatives of disability groups, disabled individuals or those who…

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New Report Launch, ‘Delivering Human Rights in Scotland During COVID-19: A 2020 Survey of Public Authorities’

July 8, 2021

A new joint report from the Human Rights Consortium Scotland and Amnesty International has found that most public authorities cannot…

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