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Aug 31, 2017

In Episode 11 of Series 2 of The Rights Track Todd talks to the internationally acclaimed environmentalist photographer Garth Lenz about the idea of crimes against the environment and how his photography helps to make a case for environmental rights.

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  • Garth talks about the power of photography in helping to...


Aug 21, 2017

In Episode 10 of Series 2 of The Rights Track Todd talks to Gonzalo Vargas Llosa, UNHCR’s Representative to the UK about refugees. We get some hard facts and statistics on numbers of refugees and where they’re from, discuss the role of the 1951 Refugee Convention, ask whether Angela Merkel’s open invitation to...


Jul 10, 2017

In Episode 9 of Series 2 of The Rights Track, Evelyn Astor, Policy Officer at the International Trade Union Confederation in Brussels, talks about upholding the rights of workers around the world.

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  • Evelyn starts by explaining what worker’s rights are. She mentions those rights laid out in the


Jun 13, 2017

In Episode 8 of Series 2 of The Rights Track, Claire Thomas, Deputy Director of Minority Rights Group, talks about upholding the rights of minority ethnic, linguistic and religious communities around the world.

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Claire explains that MRG works with communities or groups rather than individuals who may be...


Apr 27, 2017

In Episode 7 of Series 2, Todd talks to Iain Levine, Programme Director of Human Rights Watch about how the NGO collects and uses evidence to bring about change.

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  • Iain explains what HRW does, where it works and which human rights issues it gets involved in including women’s rights, children’s rights and...