Posts tagged Human Rights
Luciana Berger MP Nominated for Uncovering Britain's Hidden Food Poverty

Describing the food poverty crisis as a ‘national scandal’, Ms Berger was the first MP to secure a parliamentary debate on food banks and had since brought the issue back to parliament more than 16 times. Ms Berger was shocked and appalled to see the growing number of people within her constituency and across the United Kingdom – one of the richest countries in the world, relying on food banks to feed themselves and their families. 

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David Ward MP Award Nomination for Social Care Provision

David Ward MP of Bradford East has been shortlisted under the Policy Driver category for the 2nd Annual Grassroot Diplomat Initiative Award. The MP is nominated for his campaign on improving the Social Care Provision in his Bradford constituency.

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Security in an Uncertain World

Grassroot Diplomat participated in The Private Military and Security Conference organised by the Royal United Services Institute. RUSI united members from private military and security industries to discuss this complicated and unpredictable issue in the modern international system. 

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Global Conference on Human Rights, Democracy and the Fragility of Freedom

A summary of the International Young Leaders Forum and the Third Echenberg Family Conference on Human Rights Global Conference on Human Rights, Democracy and the Fragility of Freedom in the winters of Montreal.

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Tuvalu Diplomat Dr Iftikhar Ayaz Shortlisted for Active Refugee Advocacy

Consul General of the Tuvalu Islands Dr Iftikhar Ayaz OBE has been nominated for tthe inaugural Grassroot Diplomat Initiative Award under the Social Driver category for his vocal advocacy work with refugees and asylum seekers. 

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Nepalese Ambassador HE Suresh Chalise Award Nomination for Promoting Gurkha Rights

His Excellency Dr Suresh Chandra Chalise has been nominated for the inaugural Grassroot Diplomat Initiative Awardunder the Social Driver category for actively defending the rights of the Gurkhas in and around the UK.

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