Human Rights

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The WCIA wants to get people thinking, talking, and taking action on important global issues. One of our values is the protection of human rights, so we are running events and getting involved in campaigns to celebrate human rights.

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What are human rights and why are they important?

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Human Rights grant freedom, justice and peace to every human being. The United Nations agreed that everybody is born free and has to be treated equally and with dignity.

Human rights are the foundation of peaceful international relationships. Read more

The right to seek asylum

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One human right is the right to seek asylum from persecution (Article 14) in every country.

With the number of people seeking santuary higher than ever, the need to provide refuge is vital. We joined the Refugees Welcome Campaign last year and also support the City of Sanctuary movement, for Wales to be a country of hospitality and welcome.

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Latest Events

  • 03/07/2017 08:00
    Llangollen International Eisteddfod / Llangollen International Eisteddfod
    Every summer since 1947 Llangollen has staged one of the world’s...

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  • 18/07/2017 09:00
    Wales Africa Health Conference 2017 / Hub Cymru Africa
    Come and join us for the annual Wales Africa Health Conference at...

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