HRLA Submission to the IHRAR

  In March 2021, following consultation with the Human Rights Lawyers Association membership, a working group of the HRLA Executive Committee drafted a submission to the IHRAR. This work forms a crucial part of continuing the HRLA's tradition of defending the...

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Interventions in the Supply Chain

ICA, 20 June 2018 Given the political and legal landscape that maintains under-regulated environments and guarantees lower costs for companies, achieving corporate accountability for supply chain abuses remains a challenge. The HRLA and ICA brought together an...

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A Review of the Human Rights Year: Rebels with a Cause

A Review of the Human Rights Year: Rebels with a Cause

Anyone who’s had access to the internet or a newspaper this year will agree that the events that transpired have caused a great deal of concern for human rights across the world. This year alone, we saw the inauguration of President Trump, the Grenfell tragedy and...

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From the Chair

My Name is Angela. I am a Human Rights Lawyer.   As 2017 comes to a close,  I was delighted to host an exceptional panel for our Annual Review last night with Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, Dominic Grieve QC MP, Angela Jackman, Afua Hirsch and Professor Conor Gearty....

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Faith, Conscience and Human Rights

Questions of religion and society are as complex as they are controversial. 2017 alone has been indicative of this with several terrorist attacks carried out in the name of Islam, court judgments banning headscarves in the workplace, and more recently, the prohibition...

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