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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What Have Human rights done for Seeking Refuge?
Refugees have a right to reunite with their families
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The European Court of Human Rights held that the UK Government’s refusal to allow the family reunion of a refugee and his wife under relevant immigration rules was unlawfully discriminatory against the refugee on the basis of his immigration status. Every person has the right to a private and family life.