Commission publishes Annual Report for 2017-18

The Scottish Human Rights Commission has published its Annual Report for 2017-18..

Judith Robertson, Chair of the Commission, said: 

"The Commission will mark its tenth anniversary as Scotland's National Human Rights Institution in December.  As we approach this landmark, we have a strong sense of sustained momentum behind our work to promote and protect the human rights of everyone in Scotland.  

"This Annual Report, covering the period to March 2018, details a range of significant and notable developments in the laws, policies and practices that people need in order to fully enjoy their rights.

"The period ahead is a crucial time for the continued defence and sustained progression of human rights in Scotland. We look forward to continuing our work with all of our stakeholders to both meet the challenges and maximise the opportunities that lie ahead."