Scottish Human Rights Commission publishes 2nd Strategic Plan for 2012-2016

The Scottish Human Rights Commission has published its second Strategic Plan, which sets out five Strategic Priorities for 2012 – 2016.

The second Strategic Plan, which has been laid at the Scottish Parliament, describes the activities the Commission will undertake in the next four years.

The five Strategic Priorities the Commission will work to are:

1. Empowering people to realise their rights through promoting greater awareness and respect for human rights.

2. Supporting the implementation of human rights in practice.

3. Improving human rights protection in Scotland through influencing law and policy.

4. Progressing the realisation of human rights of people in Scotland and beyond through further developing our international role.

5. Ensuring the Commission is effective, efficient, professional and accountable.

Find out more on the SHRC website, and you can view/download the strategic plan here (pdf).