Welcome to the Human Rights Week 2013 website. The United Nations Human Rights Day takes place on 10th December every year to celebrate human rights, highlight a specific issue, and advocate for the full enjoyment of all human rights by everyone everywhere. read more


December 7th

  • Mercy Law: Legal supports to homeless people - read more
  • One Family: Making life better for all families - read more
  • TENI: Promoting Transgender rights in Ireland read more


December 5th

  • FLAC: Annual Dave Ellis memorial lecture on access to justice - read more
  • RIPN: Presentation on Dublin III Regulation - read more
  • NWCI: New report by Observatory on Violence against Women - read more


December 8th

  • Focus Ireland: Constitutional campaign on the Right to a Home - read more
  • Jesuit Centre for Faith & Justice: 'Making Progress' Report - read more



December 6th

  • Women's Aid: 16 Days campaign - read more
  • Jesuit Refugee Service: Intercultural & Interfaith Calendar 2014 - read more
  • Irish Refugee Council: Launch of guide for children seeking asylum - read more


December 9th

  • Front Line Defenders: 'Multiple Exposure' video series on human rights defenders - read more
  • Northern Ireland Women's European Platform: Discussion on CEDAW read more


December 10th-Human Rights Day

  • Clare Intercultural Network is running a conference on "Harnessing the hero/shero in me, you and them”- read more
  • New Limerick Integration Planread more
  • Queen's University Belfast is hosting a poetry reading, 'From the Republic of Conscience' - read more
  • Irish Refugee Council: Launch, briefing & film screening on Direct Provision - read more

December 13th

  • Children's Rights Alliance - Launch of Guide to Children's Rights in EU, Dublin - read more
  • TJI:  Talk on NI Bill of Rights, Derry/Ldnderry & Belfast - read more
  • Nasc & Cois Tine: Wine-tasting fundraising event, Cork - read more 
  • ICCL/Youthreach: Human Rights Prizegiving, Dublin - read more 

December 14th

  • Immigrant Council of Ireland: TORL campaign - read more
  • Amnesty International NI: Write for Rights campaign, Belfast - read more

  • BCLC: Lecture on Constitution, Dublin (17 Dec) - read more


December 12th

  • Participation & Practice of Rights: Table Quiz Fundraiser for Inez McCormac Fund, Belfast. read more
  • Pavee Point- Training session on Ethnic Profiling -  read more
  • NICEM- Talk on 'Bad News for Minorities', Belfast - read more



December 15th

  • Voluntary Assistance Scheme: Legal supports to charities - read more

  • Treoir:  Informing unmarried parents - read more

  • ICCL:  Opening of applications for Human Rights Film Awards 2014 - read more