United Kingdom
            

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning United Kingdom. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
Action against hate : the UK government’s plan for tackling hate crime
Home Office
Published: London : Crown, 26 July 2016

ISBN 978-1-78655-163-4

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Material type: action plan
Subject: hate crime - national action plan - victims
Country coverage: United Kingdom

A hate crime reduction strategy for London 2014-2017
Mayor of London. Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) ; Metropolitan Police Service ; Crown Prosecution Service (CPS)
Published: London : MOPAC, December 2014
Other contributors: Ministry of Justice of the United Kingdom


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Material type: action plan
Subject: hate crime - victims - administration of justice
Country coverage: United Kingdom
Latest - IGO reports
Antisemitism : overview of data available in the European Union 2004-2015
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Vienna : FRA, December 2016

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Material type: report
Subject: anti-Semitism - data collection - hate crime - discrimination
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Cyprus - Croatia - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - United Kingdom

Reporting hate
University of Cyprus ; European Humanities University ; University of Lodz ; University of Malta ; University of Southern Denmark ; Asociación Socioeducativa Llere ; Hellenic League for Human Rights (HLHR-KEMO) ; Institute for Participative Democracy - Euro Qvorum ; People for Change Foundation ; Aequitas ; Cesfor ; UK Race and Europe Network (UKREN)
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2016

Creating an Online Network, monitoring Team and phone App to Counter hate crime Tactics project (C.O.N.T.A.C.T)


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Material type: website - tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - hate speech - cyber-hate - discrimination - data collection - victims
Country coverage: Cyprus - Denmark - Greece - Italy - Lithuania - Malta - Poland - Romania - Spain - United Kingdom
Latest - State submitted reports
Twenty-first to twenty-third periodic reports of States parties due in 2014 : United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 16 July 2015
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (90th session : Geneva, 2-26 August 2016)


Doc.no. CERD/C/GBR/21-23


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: anti-racism - anti-discrimination - race relations - hate crime - anti-Semitism - Islamophobia - law enforcement
Country coverage: United Kingdom

Seventh periodic reports of States parties due in July 2012 : United Kingdom, the British Overseas Territories, the Crown Dependencies
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 29 April 2013
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 40 of the covenant)

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (114th session : Geneva, 6-24 July 2015)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/GBR/7


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: civil and political rights
Country coverage: United Kingdom
Latest - Tools & guides
Reporting hate
University of Cyprus ; European Humanities University ; University of Lodz ; University of Malta ; University of Southern Denmark ; Asociación Socioeducativa Llere ; Hellenic League for Human Rights (HLHR-KEMO) ; Institute for Participative Democracy - Euro Qvorum ; People for Change Foundation ; Aequitas ; Cesfor ; UK Race and Europe Network (UKREN)
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2016

Creating an Online Network, monitoring Team and phone App to Counter hate crime Tactics project (C.O.N.T.A.C.T)


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Material type: website - tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - hate speech - cyber-hate - discrimination - data collection - victims
Country coverage: Cyprus - Denmark - Greece - Italy - Lithuania - Malta - Poland - Romania - Spain - United Kingdom

Good practice plus project toolkit : a toolkit to build a strong partnership between criminal justice agencies and minority ethnic communities to support victims of racial and religious hate crime and hate speech
Northern Ireland Council for Ethnic Minorities (NICEM)
Published: Brussels : European Commission, September 2016

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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - hate speech - victims - xenophobia - administration of justice - international law - law enforcement
Country coverage: EU region - United Kingdom - Finland - Belgium - Czech Republic - Hungary - Ireland - Poland - Latvia
Latest - Other reports & documents
Yearbook of Muslims in Europe
Scharbrodt, Oliver (ed.) ; Akgönül, Samim (ed.) ; Alibasic, Ahmet (ed.) ; Nielsen, Joergen S. (ed.) ; Racius, Egdunas (ed.)
Published: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, December 2016

ISBN 978-90-04-33602-5
ISSN 1877-1432


Material type: annual report
Subject: Islamophobia - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - media - religious symbols - religion - education
Country coverage: Albania - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Malta - Moldova - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine - United Kingdom

The Casey review : a review into opportunity and integration
Casey, Louise ; Department for Communities and Local Government
Published: London : Crown, 5 December 2016

ISBN 978-1-4098-4953-7

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Material type: report
Subject: integration - immigration - discrimination - education - employment - attitudes - media - religion - hate crime
Country coverage: United Kingdom

Holocaust Memorial Days
27 JanuaryLiberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp (1945) - International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the HolocaustFull report



National specialized institutions

Equality and Human Rights Commission
3 More London, Riverside Tooley Street
SE1 2RG London
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 20 3117 0235
Fax: +44 19 2588 4275
Email: info@equalityhumanrights.com
Website: http:/​/​www.equalityhumanrights.com

Equality Commission for Northern Ireland
Equality House
7 - 9 Shaftesbury Square
Northern Ireland
BT2 7DP Belfast
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 28 90 500 600
Fax: +44 28 90 248 687
Email: information@equalityni.org
Website: http:/​/​www.equalityni.org

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission
Temple Court,
39 North Street
Northern Ireland
BT1 1NA Belfast
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 28 9024 3987
Fax: +44 28 9024 7844
Email: information@nihrc.org
Website: http:/​/​www.nihrc.org/