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ICCL seeks to recruit JUSTICIA Programme Director

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  • March 22, 2017

We are inviting applications for the post of JUSTICIA European Rights Network Programme Director

ICCL seeks Programme Director for JUSTICIA Network

  • News Item
  • March 22, 2017
The Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) is the leading independent non-governmental organisation working to defend and promote human rights in Ireland. We are inviting applications for the post of JUSTICIA European Rights Network Programme Direc...

The Constitutional and Human Rights Implications of BREXIT, North and South

  • News Item
  • February 20, 2017
The Constitutional and Human Rights Implications of BREXIT, North and South   The Bar of Ireland, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties and the Committee for the Administration of Justice are hosting a joint seminar on BREXIT and its Constitutional ...

JUSTICIA European Rights Network Recruiting Programme Director (EU Advocacy)

  • News Item
  • September 19, 2016
The JUSTICIA European Rights Network is a pan European Network consisting of 19 Network Member organisations based in 17 Member States, which works on EU criminal justice matters, namely procedural rights and the rights of victims of crime. As conso...

ICCL Annual Evening Event for Legal Practitioners: 9 December 2015

  • News Item
  • November 4, 2015
ICCL Annual Evening Event for Legal Practitioners: 9 December 2015 You are invited to join the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) at our Annual Dinner and Lecture for Legal Practitioners on Wednesday, 9 December 2015. We hope you are able to jo...

Best Will Week

  • Article
  • November 2, 2015
    Best Will Week takes place every Autumn to highlight the importance of making a will. During Best Will Week, participating solicitors across the country will offer initial will consultations at a reduced rate to people interested in making ...

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  • Article
  • November 2, 2015

Breaking New Ground for Human Rights: ICCL Annual Report 2013

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  • August 21, 2014
We are pleased to announce the publication of Breaking New Ground for Human Rights, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties’ 2013 Annual Report. The report outlines the work of the ICCL to further human rights and equality in Ireland throughout 2013. This includes our contributions to Constitutional Convention discussions of civil marriage equality and blasphemy; our engagement at Oireachtas and Council of Europe level on the furtherance of women’s reproductive rights; reporting to the United Nations  on human rights and the prevention of torture; and our continuing pan-European project on the rights of accused persons and victims of crime.
You can read the report via our ISSUU e-reader above, or download a low resolution PDF copy HERE.

Expert Nominations to Constitutional Convention Revealed

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  • August 16, 2012

A full list of experts nominated by civil society groups to serve on the Government’s Constitutional Convention has been published today (Thursday, 16 August 2012).


The list includes eminent constitutional lawyers, academics, legal experts, political scientists and members of civil society with significant knowledge and expertise in the topics due to be considered by the Convention from this September. There are also a number of nominees with expertise in areas for possible future discussion by the Convention, including economic, social and cultural rights and full constitutional recognition of the separation of Church and State.


Know Your Rights - Your Rights as a Prisoner

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  • March 30, 2012

The ICCL is delighted today to launch Know Your Rights: Your Rights as a Prisoner.

This is the fourth pack in the Know Your Rights series. Produced with the Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT), it aims to help you to understand the rights you have while you are in prison.

The pack can be viewed and downloaded HERE.

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