• 16 November 2015
    PBI UK and Alliance for Lawyers at Risk celebrate the courage of threatened lawyers through the works of Shakespeare at ‘Shakespeare and the Law’ Event“Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.” Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar
  • 16 November 2015
    PBI UK and the Alliance for Lawyers at Risk cordially invite you to ‘Shakespeare and the Law’ on the evening of 16 November 2015.Read an article about the event in The Times Law diary here.PBI UK and the Alliance for Lawyers at Risk are organising a special event on the theme of ‘Shakespeare and the Law’ on 16 November 2015, 6:30 pm to start at 7:00 pm at the Middle Temple Hall.The evening is being held to honour the courage of lawyers who take risks on a daily basis to defend the Rule of Law. Performances will be given by: Sheila Hancock, Alex Jennings, Juliet Stevenson and Samuel West. As well as recorder players from the Royal College of Music, London performing Fantazias (1680) by Henry Purcell.
  • 12 November 2015
    Edward Fennell writes about PBI UK's upcoming event 'Shakespeare and the Law' in his Law Diary column in The Times
  • 5 November 2015
    PBI UK and the Alliance for Lawyers at Risk cordially invite you to ‘Shakespeare and the Law’ on the evening of 16 November 2015.Read an article about the event in The Times Law diary here.PBI UK and the Alliance for Lawyers at Risk are organising a special event on the theme of ‘Shakespeare and the Law’ on 16 November 2015, 6:30 pm to start at 7:00 pm at the Middle Temple Hall.
  • 23 October 2015
    On October 14, at midday, 2 people entered the home of Lourdes Castro, a staff member of the Colombia Europe United States – Coordination Group - CCEEU (a coalition of 221 Colombian organisations working on the promotion, dissemination and defence of human rights), stealing Ms Castro’s personal computer and some other nearby objects, but did not take other goods of higher economic value. This is the fifth time that members of the CCEEU office have suffered the theft of information and computer equipment in recent years.
  • 23 October 2015
    An independent report is now available on the human rights situation of the indigenous Ch’orti’ communities in the Chiquimula region of Guatemala.
  • 25 September 2015
    PBI’s orientation weekends provide a useful general introduction to the principles, aims and policies of Peace Brigades International. The next PBI orientation weekend will be held on 7th - 9th of August at YHA Jordans in...
  • 25 September 2015
    Drawing on case studies from Guatemala, Honduras, and elsewhere in the Americas region, our speakers will identify the human rights impacts of hydroelectric dams and other large scale investment projects. Speakers include...
  • 25 September 2015
    We are currently requesting applications for the role of Trustee, based in London, who will be responsible for guarding the vision and values of PBI. For one appointment we are looking for a treasurer and for the second...
  • 25 September 2015
    PBI UK published its recommendations to the UK Government on shaping its new business and human rights policy. The Government is currently holding consultations ahead of a revision of the National Action Plan (NAP) to implement...

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