Human Rights Check: Report on the UK Government’s human rights record released

Human Rights Check: Report on the UK Government’s human rights record releasedRead more

BIHR's Director comments on the Government appointment of G4S to deliver equality and human rights advice

BIHR comments on Government awarding G4S the contract to deliver equality and human rights adviceRead more

BIHR's Director Stephen Bowen on the EU referendum result

BIHR's Director Stephen Bowen on the EU referendum resultRead more

BIHR position on the EU referendum

BIHR position on the EU referendumRead more

BIHR joins children's groups urging the Ministry of Defence to raise the recruitment age to 18

BIHR joins a range of groups calling on the UK government to raise the age of recruitment in the armed forces to 18, in line with reccomendations from the United NationsRead more

UK’s record on children’s rights up for review

Read about the UN examination of the UK government's record to implement and protect children’s rights as part of its commitment to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).Read more

Concerns raised about proposed Counter Extremism Bill

BIHR joins with a range of groups ublishing concerns about the Counter Extremism Bill announced in the Queen’s Speech last week. Published in today's Observer, the statment reads:Read more

Over 130 groups pledge support for the Human Rights Act following the Queen’s Speech

Over 130 groups pledge support for the Human Rights Act following the Queen’s SpeechRead more

Putting human rights at the heart of mental health services

On March 31, our Deputy Director will be speaking at an event held by the Social Care Strategic Network.Read more