Articles about 'United Nations'

Challenging austerity

While George Osborne warns of cuts ahead, Megan Stodel draws attention to the UN's recent conclusion that the UK's austerity agenda is breaching human rights obligations

Megan Stodel // 29 June 2016

Categories: Blog

“What if I take my problem to the United Nations?” UK Government’s record on human rights up for review

Charlotte Gage is a Policy Officer at the Women’s Resource Centre. She is working with a coalition of women’s and human rights organisations to raise the issues affecting women in...

Guest Blogger // 23 May 2012

Categories: Blog

UN Women’s first report

Today UN Women launched Progress of the World’s Women: In Pursuit of Justice, its first major report since its doors opened at the start of this year. The report is...

zohra // 6 July 2011

Categories: Blog

UK welcomes UN statement on human rights violations based on sexual orientation and gender identity

Via the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website: Foreign Office and Equalities Ministers have welcomed the statement on “Ending acts of violence and related human rights violations based on sexual orientation...

Helen G // 22 March 2011

Categories: Blog

Becoming a Godmother for the first time…

Jema Davis is a returned volunteer from VSO and is studying part time for a Masters in peace studies Worldwide more than 60 million girls have been forced into early...

Guest Blogger // 4 February 2011

Categories: Blog

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