Conferences

The Human Rights Office organises conferences concerning human rights issues on a regular basis. Conferences are open to all who are interested (whether or not professionally) in the subjects dealt with.

Our Last Conference:

MAGNA CARTA 800 YEARS

Main Conference: Monday 15th June and Tuesday 16th June 2015 (Speakers included a human rights lawyer, historian, solicitor, humanist, and philosopher)

Workshops: 17th and 18th June 2015 (Subjects included politics, discrimination, migration, freedom of expression, education and workers’ rights)

Venue:   The Ward Room, University of Greenwich, Medway Campus, Chatham Maritime, Kent

For more details see www.magnacarta800medway.org .

 

Conference held in 2014:

FREEDOM OF RELIGION

Saturday 21st June 2014 from 10 am to 3 pm

Venue: Chatham Unitarian Church, New Road Avenue, corner of Hamond Hill, Chatham, Kent

Previous Conferences held include:

  • Freedom of Thought (legal, philosophical and practical aspects), 10 June 2002
  • Right to Work, 20 June 2003
  • Right to Life, 4 June 2004
  • Integration: a Right or a Duty?, 20-21 May 2005
  • Human Rights for Aliens’ Children, 10 June 2006
  • Basic Needs, 2 May 2007
  • Magna Carta as a Human Rights Document: Its Relevance Today, 17 May 2008 and 7 November 2008
  • The Right to Health for Aliens, 6 June 2009

Conference reports have been published in the series RBM under ISSN 1570-3002.