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NGOBritish Institute of Human Rights

British Institute of Human Rights, The Law School, Kings College London, 26-29 Drury Lane, London, WC2B 5RL

Telephone020 78481818
Background Information

The British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR) campaigns for the national and international safeguarding of human rights, alongside promoting awareness and understanding of human rights amongst the general public. It also undertakes outreach work to enable marginalised groups to claim their rights. As the British national correspondent of the Council of Europe, BIHR also provides that body with civil liberties information for the UK. Source:

Year Created1970
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations

Council of Europe

KeywordsHuman rights and civil liberties.
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