Articles by hrcscotland

Training Key Agents

18/08/2015 // 0 Comments

The HRCS is pleased to promote HELP, which is the Council of Europe’s European Programme for Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals. It is aimed at training [...]

Human Rights Defenders

05/08/2015 // 0 Comments

a Blog by Jo Ozga, Scottish Women’s Aid In the voluntary sector we don’t tend to describe ourselves as human rights defenders when asked what kind of work we do. But [...]

Conference Delegates Plan Ahead

02/07/2015 // 0 Comments

The HRCS second annual conference What next for human rights? benefitted from excellent speakers and enthusiastic debate from members and supporters.  There was agreement [...]

What next for human rights?

25/06/2015 // 0 Comments

Alex Neil MSP, Cabinet Secretary with responsibility for Social Justice, Human Rights, Communities and Pensioners’ Rights will set out the future for human rights in [...]

ICCPR Report Submitted to UN

09/06/2015 // 0 Comments

The HRCS has submitted a report to the UN Human Rights Committee on the implementation of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) in Scotland. HRCS [...]