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Humanists UK calls upon Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission to tackle religious segregation
Humanists UK has responded to the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission’s (NIHRC) consultation on its strategic plan for the next three years, calling for a renewed focus on tackling religious segregation in the education sector and workplace, to work for the repeal of blasphemy laws, and to continue to campaign for safe and legal access to abortion. Every three years the NIHRC publishes a strategic plan which sets out its overarching goals and priorities. As the national institution safeguarding human rights in Northern Ireland, its priorities set the tone for the human rights sector as a whole. The NIHRC sees