Tag Archives: Human Rights Consortium Scotland

UNISON backs Scotland Declaration on Human Rights

UNISON Scotland has added its name as a supporter of a Scotland Declaration on Human Rights (see below) as developed by the Human Rights Consortium Scotland and the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO), supported by the Scottish Human Rights Commission and the Equality and Human Rights Commission. The move was backed by delegates from […]

United Nations takes issue with UK government on human rights, says UNISON

Date: Friday 23 October 2015 UNISON media release, with Human Rights Consortium Scotland (HRCS) The Westminster Government faces a series of awkward human rights questions following action by the United Nations. The UN has directed the Government to address a ‘list of issues’ ranging from welfare cuts and reliance on food banks to blacklisting and […]