Surbiton High School

Human Rights Young Researchers Project 2014

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In many ways, the concept of ‘Human Rights’ is self-explanatory, and we all believe we have basic rights and entitlements. But is such an interesting and important topic for that very reason: what if our human rights were taken away? What if we weren’t treated with even a basic level of respect and dignity, or we did not have a right to an education, or free healthcare, or the right to vote?

For the last two months, groups of Year 9 pupils from both Surbiton High School and Hampton School have been working with the British Institute of Human Rights …read more