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The Human Rights Office (established in 2001) is an Independent Organisation specialising in Legal Research within the field of Human Rights Law.

ART, WELLBEING AND HUMAN RIGHTS PROJECT 2017
Exhibition at the Sunlight Centre, Richmond Road, Gillingham, to be opened on Saturday 14th October 2017 at 12 noon
Theme: showing that art is good for wellbeing and that everybody should have access to art regardless of their background or abilities. Taking part in cultural life is a human right and this includes art. Participating in art helps the realisation of the human right to health including mental health.
Programme of activities:
Saturday 14/10/17, 12-3pm: Opening of the Exhibition at the Sunlight Centre, presentation of the Research Report on Art, Wellbeing and Human Rights by Dr Ingrid van Dooren, creative workshops
Saturday 21/12/17, 12-3pm: Talk about the theme of the project/exhibition, viewing of exhibition, creative workshops
Saturday 4/11/17, 12-3pm: Talk about the Magna Carta 1217 and the Charter of the Forest placed in the context of the project, appearance of Knights of Medway, viewing of exhibition, creative workshops
Sunday 19/11/17, 3pm: (classical) concert at St Luke’s Church Gillingham

MAGNA CARTA 1216 AND THE HUMAN RIGHTS ACT
12th November 2016
A Public Event of the Medway Human Rights Network
See the webpage of the Network for details

MAGNA CARTA 800 YEARS CONFERENCE
15th-19th
June 2015
See Conference page for details

 

Director of Research: Dr Machteld Inge van Dooren, LLM

Research Assistant: Fariel Mohammed, BA (Hons) Law & Politics, LPC, PGCE in FE

Office Administrator: John Croucher