Report Delivered to No 10

On Wednesday 26th November 2014, the report on fracking and human rights was delivered to the door of No 10 Downing Street by three GNHRE staff and Bianca Jagger. The report was co-authored by the GNHRE, The Environment and Human Rights Advisory, The Human Rights Consortium and commissioned by the Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation, […]

Bianca Jagger launches report on fracking and human rights in the UK

On 30th October at 2.30, the public launch of a report calling for a full human rights impact assessment of fracking in the UK took place in London. Bianca Jagger, launching the report, said that the issue was one of enormous importance to ordinary people—and that the human rights dimension of the issue has been largely, […]

120 Scholars speak out against planned ISDS Provisions in TTIP

A group of 120 academic experts in trade and investment law, EU law, international law and human rights, constitutional law, private law, political economy and other fields has spoken out against planned provisions on investment protection and investor-state dispute settlement in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. The scholars, from leading universities in Europe and […]

GNHRE Symposium 2014 – Future Research Questions

The GNHRE Symposium 2014, held at the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Annual Colloquium 2014, hosted at the 2014 Annual Colloquium at Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain, was a fantastic success. The two days saw some lively discussion between an engaged and passionate group of scholars who share a vision for critical engagement with the […]

Bianca Jagger becomes GNHRE Patron

The GNHRE is absolutely delighted and honoured to announce that Bianca Jagger, Founder and Chair of the Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation, Council of Europe Goodwill Ambassador and Member of the Executive Director’s Leadership Council of Amnesty International, USA, has agreed to be a Patron of the GNHRE. Bianca is an outstanding, long-time and prominent international human rights, […]