Climate change is already forcing millions of people to migrate. This Earth Day, it’s more important than ever to address the way climate change is altering our world and impacting our human rights.
Human rights meant that female genital mutilation was recognised as torture, people fleeing persecution can find refuge and modern slavery was finally made illegal in the UK.
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Everyone deserves access to justice – that means legal aid where necessary
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In this decision, the right to legal aid is discussed by the court. It is established that in some cases, in order for access to justice to be achieved, legal aid must be granted when there would be an obvious unfairness.