Blogs

3 Aug 2015

The UN Secretary-General and the UN special envoy on the Middle East have strongly condemned the arson attack in the West Bank that killed a Palestinian child.

3 Aug 2015

The Court of Appeal in London has ruled against the Government in a case brought by a victim of rendition and torture.

2 Aug 2015

The Church of England has intervened in the Calais migrant crisis, backing the Bishop of Dover who rebuked the Prime Minister for his "unhelpful" rhetoric.

1 Aug 2015

The IOC should ensure that the 2022 Winter Olympics do not cause or exacerbate human rights abuses in China, says the Sport and Rights Alliance.

31 Jul 2015

A Filipino priest who witnessed the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan is a guest speaker at this year’s Greenbelt Festival.

31 Jul 2015

A group of UN experts and a leading UK legal body have called on Pakistan’s government to halt all planned executions.

30 Jul 2015

New figures published by the Trades Union Congress indicate that 1,669,000 employees are missing out on their minimum legal entitlement to paid holidays.

30 Jul 2015

The Church of Scotland has raised concerns about proposed restrictions to religious freedom in Nepal with the UK and Scottish Governments.

30 Jul 2015

Faith leaders in Sierra Leone and Liberia played an “essential role” in stemming the spread of Ebola but the delay in involving them cost lives, says a new report.

29 Jul 2015

Too many women, many of whom are mothers, are sent to prison every year to serve short sentences for non-violent crimes, often for a first offence, a new briefing reveals.