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Human Rights Act

The Human Rights Act 1998 became part of our law in 2000. It was one of the fundamental human...

Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival

Each year the 10th December is celebrated as Human Rights Day across the world. The date marks the United...

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Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival Surgery

The Human Rights Consortium is hosting a ‘Festival Surgery’ as part of our planning for the 2016 Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival. The...

August 31, 2016 • 11.00am - 12.30pm — The Black Box, Hill Street, Belfast

2016 Rights Festival Open for Applications

The 2016 Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival is now open for event proposals from interested organisations. The festival which...

16 August 2016

NOW, MORE THAN EVER, WE NEED A STRONG AND INCLUSIVE BILL OF RIGHTS FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

The majority of people in Northern Ireland voted to remain in the EU, despite the fact that the overall...

16 August 2016