Tagged with 'human rights'

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EHRC Advisor Support

This year, The Equality and Human Rights Commission are attending our Annual Conference and Awards. We talked to them about the help and support they can offer helplines who have queries about discrimination and human rights law. The Equality and Human Rights Commission provides a second-tier helpline so that those… Read More

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Helpline tackles human trafficking

Figures from the National Crime Agency show that in the three months from April to June 2017, 1090 victims potential victims of human trafficking were reported in England, 52 in Wales, 47 in Scotland and 11 in Northern Ireland. The 1,200 potential victims were from 83 different nationalities with Albania,… Read More

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Supporting Britons imprisoned overseas

News from our member, Prisoners Abroad, highlighting things you may not know about the vital humanitarian welfare support they provide annually to 1,100 Britons imprisoned overseas and their families back home. Plus details of a new later opening hours trial to enable families to get in touch more easily. I’m… Read More