Human rights after Brexit

Wednesday 26th April, 6:00pm

Location: Westminster (Please RSVP for more details)

Q&A on Human Rights post-Brexit with Keir Starmer MP, Polly Toynbee, Schona Jolly and Narmada Thiranagama. Moderated by Stewart Wood.

Contributors:

Keir Starmer MP, Shadow Secretary of State for exiting the European Union
Polly Toynbee, The Guardian
Schona Jolly QC, International law at Cloisters Chambers
Narmada Thiranagama, Unison
Stewart Wood, Labour Peer, former adviser to Gordon Brown and Ed Miliband, and Chair of the United Nations Association – UK.

This is an opportunity to quiz Keir Starmer, who is leading Labour’s response to Brexit, on how the Labour Party will seek to ensure a human rights friendly Brexit deal. Keir and the panel will discuss the anti-immigrant feelings that helped lead to Brexit, how Labour should respond to them in the context of the freedom of movement debate and the status of EU nationals living in the UK, and the threat to employment rights and other human rights currently underwritten by the EU.

You must register to attend this event. Please email rachel.finnegan@lchr.org.uk