The right to settled status

EU citizens whose homes are in Scotland have to apply for permission to stay here after Brexit.  However, the Human Rights Consortium Scotland, and many other civil [...]

UNCRC to the max!

The Scottish Government has made the very welcome announcement that they will directly incorporate the UNCRC to the maximum extent possible within devolution. On 30th [...]

The right to food

Nourish Scotland together with the Scottish Human Rights Commission have produced a short animation around the right to food. A helpful summary of why the right to food is [...]

Briefing: the 2020 Continuity Bill

The Scottish Government announced that in 2020, it will introduce a new Scottish Continuity Bill. Central to this is the idea of making it easy for Scots law to keep pace [...]

Home Office ‘re-set’ required

Organisations have highlighted a number of failings of the Home Office. These include: At least 38 of the 50 reports highlighted that the process of gathering relevant [...]