Welcome to Human Rights Education, a blog dedicated to the promotion of human rights.

Please feel free to explore the blog and hopefully you will learn something new about human rights!

A new series exploring the European Convention of Human Rights has begun. Please explore the European Convention on Human Rights Tab and learn about the ECHR, how it works and the rights protected by the Court. Blog posts will be weekly.

Any views expressed are my own.

List of important Human Rights Legislation:

Constitution of Ireland

European Convention on Human Rights

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Convention on the Rights of the Child

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Mission Statement: the purpose of this blog is to encourage interest and raise awareness about human rights, globally. Human Rights are only effective where people are aware of them and know how to enforce them. The aim of this blog is to promote that awareness and provide access to further information.