21
AUG
2018

All’s Fair

I believe in dignity, respect and fairness for all. I believe human rights matter in York. I support York as the UK’s first Human Rights City. http://www.accessoryfair.co.uk/
21
AUG
2018

York Fair Trade Forum

I believe in dignity, respect and fairness for all. I believe human rights matter in York. I support York as the UK’s first Human Rights City. http://www.fairtradeyork.com/
26
JAN
2016

Free to be Me in Care

The Older LGBT Group at York LGBT Forum has created a 2-hour LGBT awareness training session for care homes and care staff called Free to be Me because feeling free to be who we really are, without fear of prejudice or negativity, is vital for wellbeing. You can find Free to be...
25
JAN
2016

Holocaust Week

Holocaust Week is coming up, between the 26th-31st January. Holocaust Memorial Day takes place each year around the world on 27th January. It is a landmark event for the city of York, in light of the 1190 massacre of 150 Jews at Clifford’s Tower. Holocaust Memorial Day...
13
JAN
2016

Workshop: “The Rise of Human Rights Cities: Why Cities? Why Now?”

The Network, in conjunction with the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York, has recently run a highly successful two day invitation-only workshop entitled “The Rise of Human Rights Cities: Why Cities? Why Now?” attended by delegates from local...
29
MAR
2015

York Human Rights Film Festival 2015

Each year, YHRCN partners with students from the Centre of Applied Human Rights to put on a week long film festival in a variety of venues in York, from cinemas to pubs. We show everything from feature length, award winning documentaries to local community made films, alongside...
22
JAN
2015

Shami Chakrabarti: On Media and Human Rights

Earlier in the year, Liberty Director Shami Chakrabarti joined us for a talk and discussion on media, human rights and the Human Rights Act. Stay tuned, as we will be uploading the talk here!