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The State Opening of Parliament 

The UK general election took place on Thursday 4 July 2024. The new Parliament met on Tuesday 9 July 2024 for the election of the Speaker and swearing-in of MPs and Lords. The State Opening of Parliament and The King’s Speech will take place on Wednesday 17 July 2024.

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Human rights

Human rights news from UK Parliament.

Total results 217 (page 10 of 15)
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Major changes in UK Burma policy required following Rohingya crisis
International Development Committee publishes Report on Burma, Bangladesh and the Rohingya crisis
22 May 2018
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Committee launches follow-up inquiry into civil justice cooperation post Brexit
EU Justice Sub-Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 15 May at 10.45am
15 May 2018
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Enforcing Human Rights examined
Joint Committee on Human Rights questions campaigners and academics
09 May 2018
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Solutions to combat sexual exploitation in the aid sector examined
International Development Committee takes evidence from the charity sector and private contractors
08 May 2018
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Enforcing Human Rights: provision of legal aid and assistance
Joint Committee on Human Rights examines attitudes to enforcement of Human Rights
02 May 2018
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MPs put spotlight on sexual harassment
Women and Equalities Committee examine impact of sexual harassment of women and girls in public places
02 May 2018
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Academics questioned on responsibility to protect and humanitarian intervention
Committee examines legal basis for states to intervene militarily in other states for humanitarian purposes
01 May 2018
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Advocacy organisations discuss proposed UK-EU security treaty
EU Home Affairs Committee takes evidence on 25 April 2018 at 10.45am
23 April 2018
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Serious barriers limit free speech in universities
Joint Committee on Human Rights publishes report on freedom of speech in universities
27 March 2018
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Department for International Development's work in Burma examined
International Development Committee takes evidence on DFID's parliament and democracy work in Burma
14 March 2018
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Ministers questioned on free speech in universities
Joint Committee on Human Rights examines freedom of speech in universities
07 February 2018
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Do Government regulations inhibit freedom of debate at universities?
Joint Committee on Human Rights hears from academics
17 January 2018
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Minister questioned on humanitarian crisis in South Sudan
International Development Committee hears from experts on situation in South Sudan
19 December 2017
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UK influence in the UN examined by Foreign Affairs Committee
Former UK Permanent Representatives to the UN questioned on trends in the UK's influence in the UN
19 December 2017
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EU Withdrawal Bill implications for Northern Ireland examined by Lords
Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 6 December at 10.30am
06 December 2017
Total results 217 (page 10 of 15)