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New Jobs @ CLC

The recruitment of this post has been suspended until further notice and no further applications should be made or will be accepted at this time. All applicants who have already applied prior to the closure of business on 20 March due to the covid 19 outbreak will be retained on file and contacted when CLC offices are open again. Exciting...

Lady Hale's Lecture

The president of the UK's Supreme Court Lady Brenda Hale has been to Belfast to listen to demands for more protection for the human rights of disabled children. And the baroness also talked of criticism from the United Nations of the Government's record on support for children with disabilities. Lady Hale was also told that over 150 children...

Children’s Voices on Brexit

CLC has undertaken a small scale piece of research to capture the opinions, thoughts and worries of children and young people in relation to Brexit. Whilst this is only a snapshot piece, we endeavoured to engage with a wide cross section of young people throughout this jurisdiction. We met with children and young people living in rural...

BREXIT - What does it mean for Childrens Rights?

Organised by the Children’s Law Centre and The Centre for Children’s Rights, QUB Tuesday 6th December 2016 2pm-5.30 pm Venue: Children in Northern Ireland, 40 Montgomery Rd, Belfast BT6 9HL (Venue is fully accessible and free car parking available on-site) Free event   The EU interfaces in very many areas of children’s lives...

UNCRC Youth Event 27 October 2016 - What You Say Matters

INVITATION TO YOUNG PEOPLE YOUTH@CLC, NI Youth Forum and Belfast Youth Forum invite young people under 18 to participate in WHAT YOU SAY MATTERS YOUNG PEOPLE USING RIGHTS FOR CHANGE A totally youth-led children’s rights event – by young people for young people Includes workshop discussions, children’s rights videos, Q and A...

Applications for a Solicitor’s Apprenticeship

APPRENTICE SOLICITOR REQUIRED The Children’s Law Centre (Belfast) has received funding from The Legal Education Foundation’s Justice First Fellowship Scheme to recruit an Apprentice Solicitor from May 2017 – August 2019.  The Legal Education Foundation will provide the Apprentice Solicitor with an agreed trainee solicitor’s salary...

BBC broadcast appeal

Click Here to Listen to the BBC Radio Ulster Appeal on behalf of the Children's Law Centre The Children's Law Centre provides advice, information and support about a range of legal issues involving children and young people across Northern Ireland.   Every day children, parents, or those working with children contact CHALKY - the...

UNCRC Reports 2015 - 2016

The Children's Law Centre, Save the Children (NI) and Youth@clc, supported by the Centre for Children's Rights, Queen's University Belfast, have prepared and submitted a NI Young People's Report and a NI NGO Alternative Report  to inform the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child's examination of the United Kingdom's compliance with its...

CLC - Interview with Carla

Carla talks about her physiotherapy being withdrawn from school and about how the Children's Law Centre helped in getting this reinstated, and the difference this has made to her exam grades.   CARLA from FinePoint on Vimeo.

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