Poverty Is a Human Rights Issue

Devisha Vythelingum Poverty is a microcosmic representation of a State’s treatment of its citizens. Being a transnational problem, it does not discriminate between what the international community sees as ‘rich’ and ‘poor’ countries, but exists everywhere, with varying degree of severity across States. Poverty is also not disconnected from human rights. It impacts on the…

Access to Education in the UK

PROBLEM FOR THE WORLD, PROBLEM FOR THE UK Education is an essential human right. Inherently, education allows us to exercise all our other human rights too. On the most drastic level of violation to this human right, many of us are aware of the fundamental inequalities that exist in access to education around the world,…