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  • Launch of State of Children's Rights 2014 report

    Date: 28th October 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    Join Together for the launch of the annual State of Children's Rights in Scotland report and to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).

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  • Together blog is launched

    Date: 15th September 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    Together has launched a new blog: an exciting space to learn more about children's rights and where regular guest articles will be published.

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  • New Child Rights Launchpad in Scotland

    Date: 2nd September 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    UNICEF UK has launched an exciting new children's rights experience for children and young people in Scotland, with an interactive website and offline materials.

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  • Article 10 Project launched

    Date: 27th August 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    Named after Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), The Human Rights Consortium Scotland (HRCS) has launched a new campaign so that human rights are widely recognised as a set of values and standards that unite us all.

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  • Article 10 Project launched (1)

    Date: 27th August 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    Named after Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), The Human Rights Consortium Scotland (HRCS) has launched a new campaign so that human rights are widely recognised as a set of values and standards that unite us all.Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This includes freedom to hold opinions and receive and share information and ideas without interference by a public body except in particular situations e.g. protecting national security.The HRCS Article 10 Project seeks to:- Inform people about human rights They have produced 'Wee Information Notes' on 10 subjects focusing on issues people think are important, now, alongside two general leaflets.Download the leaflets here. http://hrconsortiumscotland.wordpress.com/article-10-project/ - Assure people that human rights are relevant to their everyday livesThe current debate in Scotland on the pros and cons of independence is an example of us all exercising our right to form an opinion under Article 10 of the ECHR. To vote in free and fair elections is also a human right (Article 3, Protocol 1 of the ECHR).- Acknowledge that we each have a role in the equal enjoyment of human rightsFor example, to respect the right of people to hold different opinions on sport, on the Referendum, etc.- Secure long-term gain.During the Referendum Campaign they ask people to declare their support for human rights being centre stage in modern Scotland, whatever the outcome.Find out more about the Article 10 Project here. http://hrconsortiumscotland.wordpress.com/article-10-project/

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  • Together statement on media coverage relating to assisted suicide

    Date: 31st July 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    Together has released a statement responding to distorted press reports regarding its response to the Scottish Parliament's call for views on the Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill.

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  • Auchterellon pupils release song about children’s rights

    Date: 6th July 2014
    Category: Awareness-raising

    Pupils at an Aberdeenshire school have released a charity single to raise awareness of children's rights across the world.

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