Foreign Affairs Committee

10 November 2005


Human Rights Annual Report 2005

2.30 pm, Wednesday 16 November 2005
Wilson Room, Portcullis House

In its first oral evidence session for this inquiry, the Committee will be taking evidence from:

Kate Allen, Director, Amnesty International UK; and
Steve Crawshaw, London Director, Human Rights Watch.

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