News – Rights and Causes

News from human rights groups such as Amnesty International, Peter Tatchell Foundation, Liberty

  • News Round up 23/06/17
    HART news Baroness Cox spoke in the House of Lords on Thursday about the situations in Sudan and Syria Burma Two Chin political parties, The Chin National Democratic Party (CNDP) and the Chin Progressive Party (CPP), have agreed to merge in an attempt to unify one of the more fractured ... (more)
    Source: Humanitarian Aid Relief TrustPublished: 23-06-17By Carolina Garcia Marengo
  • Theresa May’s Rabbi calls for schools to promote greater religious integration
    Coinciding with this week’s Queen’s Speech, the rabbi of the synagogue in the Prime Minister’s constituency, Rabbi Dr Jonathan Romain, has written to Theresa May to ask her to reconsider the Government’s proposal to drop the cap that prevents faith free schools selecting no more than 50% ... (more)
    Source: Accord CoalitionPublished: 23-06-17By Paul Pettinger
  • News Round-Up 16/06/17
    HART news We are currently looking for a full-time Communications and Fundraising Executive. Click here for more information about the role and how to apply We are also looking for a Campaigns and Research Intern. Click here for information about interning at HART and how to apply Burma The United Nations has ... (more)
    Source: Humanitarian Aid Relief TrustPublished: 16-06-17By Carolina Garcia Marengo
  • Catholic Education Service backs downs over judicial review
    The Catholic Education Service has brought its admissions guidance into line with recent rulings from Office of the Schools Adjudicator (OSA) which struck down state funded Catholic schools rewarding places to children from families that have obtained the Certificate of Catholic Practice. Catholic education officials have also withdrawn a legal ... (more)
    Source: Accord CoalitionPublished: 16-06-17By Paul Pettinger
  • Proposed Church ‘power grab’ of group of Northumberland community schools
    The Church of England is set to gain influence over eight community schools in Northumberland under proposals that the schools link with a single Church voluntary controlled school to form a multi-academy trust (MAT). Accord has previously warned about a threat to the character of community schools that join a ... (more)
    Source: Accord CoalitionPublished: 08-06-17By Paul Pettinger
  • Overwhelming majority of the public want to maintain the 50% religious selection cap for new faith schools
    A new opinion poll has found that four out of every five voters prefer that new faith schools should continue to operate under the current cap which limits the schools from not selecting more than half of their pupils on religious grounds. Last September the Prime Minister announced plans to do away with the 50% cap ... (more)
    Source: Accord CoalitionPublished: 29-05-17By Paul Pettinger
  • News Round-Up 19/05/17
    HART news We are currently looking for a full-time Finance Manager and a full-time Administrator/EA to the CEO. Click here for more information about the roles and how to apply Burma Burma’s seven ethnic states and seven administrative divisions will have the right to draft their own constitutions in the future on ... (more)
    Source: Humanitarian Aid Relief TrustPublished: 19-05-17By Carolina Garcia Marengo
  • News Round-Up 12/05/17
    HART news We are currently looking for a full-time Finance Manager and a full-time Administrator/EA to the CEO. Click here for more information about the roles and how to apply Burma Burma’s Attorney General Office has recommended that defendants charged under the controversial Article 66(d) of the 2013 Telecommunications Law ... (more)
    Source: Humanitarian Aid Relief TrustPublished: 12-05-17By Carolina Garcia Marengo
  • News Round-Up 28/04/17
    HART news We’re looking for a part time summer Finance and Admin Intern to join our HART team this summer. For more information and to apply please visit our internship page here Burma Despite ongoing atrocities and conflict in Burma, a delegation led by Burma military chief Senior-General Min aung ... (more)
    Source: Humanitarian Aid Relief TrustPublished: 28-04-17By Carolina Garcia Marengo

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