The right to participate in public affairs is a fundamental human right. We are launching “2017 – A Year in Elections”. Are you an election practitioner or academic? Share your assessment and experience with us!
Have you got the energy, commitment and ideas to help develop a digital community of human rights commentators? The Rights! Editorial Team invites new volunteers.
Rights! co-editor Jemma Neville caught up with Professor Alan Miller to hear more about his career journey so far promoting and protecting human rights in Scotland and internationally, including his personal thoughts on Scotland’s place within Europe following the UK Referendum result to leave the European Union (EU), so called ‘Brexit’.
A poem by JAMIE GRAHAM
Her cares come way down the list
Confide in her
Always listening … …
As the High Court of Tanzania rules that child marriage is unconstitutional because discriminatory, we look at its link with education through the use of rights-based indicators
In this Notebook post, we feature some creative responses to the UK Referendum result to leave the European Union. This is a true story (I read it yesterday) by ‘Ruth’ so this guy, he’s a terrorist, right, with a West Ham accent! we can’t shoot him, he should go home but there he is,…
M.ÀNGELS PORXAS ROIG
The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities sets a new paradigm based on autonomy and equality
How international norms and standards aim to protect the rights of children subject to criminal proceedings