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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

A Rights Based Northern Ireland – Election 2017

The Human Rights Consortium has presented a series of challenges to parties and candidates running in the 2017 Westminster elections...

23 May 2017

Conference: “Brexit: Charting a Way Forward – A Civil Society Dialogue”

The EU draft guidelines on the forthcoming EU-UK negotiations make it clear that the EU is open to finding...

12 May 2017