The Foreign Affairs Committee hears from Members of Parliament, a former Special Rapporteur on Counterterrorism and Human Rights, and academics, on the FCO Human Rights work.
Tuesday 19 June in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
- Ben Emmerson QC, former Special Rapporteur on Counterterrorism and Human Rights
- Professor Rosa Freedman, Professor of Law, Conflict and Global Development, University of Reading
- Professor Javaid Rehman, Professor of Law, University of Brunel
- Sir Roger Gale MP
- Angela Smith MP
- Murray Hunt, Director, Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law
Purpose of the session
The session will focus on the FCO’s promotion of human rights at the UN and the rule of law and democracy.