Category: Northern Europe

The United Nations defines Northern Europe as including: Åland Islands, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jan Mayen, Jersey, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Svalbard, Sweden, and United Kingdom.
  • Equality and Human Rights Commission
    • The Equality and Human Rights Commission of Britain has a statutory remit to promote and monitor human rights and to protect, enforce, and promote equality across seven protected grounds - age, disability, gender, race, religion and belief, sexual orientation, and gender reassignment.
  • United Kingdom Disabled Peoples Council: Manifesto 2010
    • This manifesto sets out the demands and important issues that United Kingdom’s Disabled People’s Council (UKDPC) sees as essential for justice and rights for people with disabilities. PDF format.
  • Without Suspicion: Stop and Search under the Terrorism Act 2000
    • This report examines the use of the stop-and-search power under section 44 of the United Kingdom act. The power is intended to prevent terrorism. But despite almost 450,000 section 44 stops and searches throughout the United Kingdom between April 2007 and April 2009, no one was successfully prosecuted for a terrorism offense as a result.