Wilton Park marks the second annual UNAIDS Zero Discrimination Day

News - 1 March, 2015

Coinciding with UNAIDS Zero Discrimination Day, we are convening an event to look at the implications for screening and treatment of HIV co-infections with viral hepatitis in South East Asia. HIV co-infections with viral hepatitis: implications for screening and treatment in Asia Saturday 28 February – Monday 2 March 2015 (WP1393) On 1 March, the […]

First Wilton Park conference on the human rights of LGBTI persons

News - 11 September, 2014

Wilton Park hosts its first ever conference on protecting and promoting the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) persons. Representative voices from a wide range of institutions and communities around the world came together to discuss how best to coordinate efforts and provide effective support to legal, diplomatic and civil society initiatives […]

International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

News - 16 May, 2014

Promoting the human rights of LGBT persons: next steps for international institutions and civil society? Monday 1 – Wednesday 3 September 2014 (WP1312) The International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia on the 17th May has been a worldwide celebration of sexual and gender diversities since 2005. It marks the day in 1990 when the World […]

Responsibility to protect – carrying the burden?

News - 22 March, 2011

  Richard Burge, Chief Executive, writes: The overarching role of any government is to protect its citizens.  But when they fail to do that, what rights or more importantly, what responsibilities and duties do other nations have to step in?  Responsibility has powerful consequences.  If responsibility is not exercised, if its burden is not taken […]