July 2008 Archives (News & Press Releases)

14th July 2008

Leading NGOs contribute to UN examination of Ireland's human rights record

Today the UN Human Rights Committee will Ireland's human rights record. IPRT will attend the examination to assist the committee of international experts. Read more

Top Australian Judge launches NGO human rights report

Justice Michael Kirby of the Australian High Court today launches a new Shadow Report on Ireland's compliance with UN human rights standards, published by the Irish Council for Civil Liberties, FLAC (Free Legal Advice Centres), and the Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT). Read more

25th July 2008

UN Human Rights Committee accepts IPRT's Concerns

UN Committee upholds IPRT concerns and makes Extensive Recommendations on Prison Policy and Conditions Read more

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