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Irish Centre for Human Rights and ICCL win top EU Rights Contract

  • News Item
  • October 14, 2014
Joint Press Release from Irish Centre for Human Rights (ICHR), NUI Galway & the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) Tuesday, 14 October, 2014 The Irish Centre for Human Rights (ICHR), NUI Galway, in close collaboration with project partner t...

Best Will in the World Week 2014

  • Web Page
  • October 6, 2014
  Leave a Lasting Legacy to Protect and Promote Human Rights – Best Will in the World Week 2014 This October, we’re asking our supporters, members and friends to consider leaving a lasting gift in support of our human rights education and aware...

Rights groups reject symphysiotomy redress proposals that “flout” human rights standards

  • News Item
  • September 30, 2014
  Rights groups reject symphysiotomy redress proposals that “flout” human rights standards   Irish Council for Civil Liberties/ Survivors of Symphysiotomy Press Release   Tuesday, 30 September 2014   At a joint press conference in Dublin this...

Youthreach Human Rights Competition 2014

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  • September 29, 2014
  The 2014 ICCL/Youthreach Human Rights Competition The Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) and Youthreach are delighted to announce the 4th annual Human Rights Competition for Youthreach participants. We are calling on Youthreach centres and...

New Law Gives "Better Protection" to Children and Families Says Rights Watchdog

  • News Item
  • September 25, 2014
  New Law Gives "Better Protection" to Children and Families  Says Rights Watchdog Ireland's human rights watchdog, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) has welcomed the publication this afternoon of the General Scheme of the Children and F...

Upcoming Event: Victims Rights Conference 14 November 2014

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  • August 29, 2014
Conference: Implementing and Enforcing the Victims’ Rights Directive in the European Union 28 Aug 2014: Victims' Rights Alliance / JUSTICIA, European Rights Network, Implementing and Enforcing the Victims' Rights Directive in the EU, Conference ...

Breaking New Ground for Human Rights: ICCL Annual Report 2013

  • Article
  • August 21, 2014
We are pleased to announce the publication of Breaking New Ground for Human Rights, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties’ 2013 Annual Report. The report outlines the work of the ICCL to further human rights and equality in Ireland throughout 2013. This includes our contributions to Constitutional Convention discussions of civil marriage equality and blasphemy; our engagement at Oireachtas and Council of Europe level on the furtherance of women’s reproductive rights; reporting to the United Nations  on human rights and the prevention of torture; and our continuing pan-European project on the rights of accused persons and victims of crime.
You can read the report via our ISSUU e-reader above, or download a low resolution PDF copy HERE.

ICCL Annual Report 2013

  • Annual Report
  • August 15, 2014

ICCL Annual Report 2013: Breaking New Ground for Human Rights

Read via ISSUU reader below, or download low res PDF HERE.

Watchdog welcomes UN call for constitutional reform on abortion

  • News Item
  • July 24, 2014
Watchdog welcomes UN call for constitutional reform on abortion Press release, for immediate release Thursday 24 July 2014 Ireland’s human rights watchdog, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) has today (Thursday 24 July 2014) welcomed a c...

Rights Watchdog "Enthusiastically Welcomes" Emily Logan as new Chief Commissioner of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

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  • July 17, 2014
Rights Watchdog "Enthusiastically Welcomes" Emily Logan as new Chief Commissioner of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Ireland's independent human rights watchdog, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) has enthusiastically welcome...
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