November 30, 2020

Cayman Islands Human Rights Commission writes to UK’s Foreign Affairs re our prisons, rights of migrants & same-sex unions

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29 January 2019 Written Evidence Submitted by the Cayman Islands Human Rights Commission (“the Commission”) to the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee Inquiry on the future of the UK Overseas Territories. Executive Summary In line with its Constitutional mandate the Commission focuses this submission on the Governance of Cayman Islands, especially adherence to human […]

Petition filed by Colours Cayman to the EU Parliament – UPDATE

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GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS, 17 December 2017: Colours Cayman filed a Petition with the EU Parliament in May 2017 in which it was requested that the following pre-conditions be imposed on the United Kingdom (“UK”) for the entry into negotiations over any trade agreements upon its exit from the European Union (“EU”) and for any […]

Colours Cayman issues petition to the European Parliament

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Colours Cayman has petitioned to the EU parliament to require the UK government, as a prerequisite for trade negotiations upon the country leaving the EU (1) to rectify non-compliance with the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR), in particular LGBT rights in the British oversea territories, and (2) to remain party of the ECHR and […]

An open letter to PM David Cameron

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Courtenay Barnett From Caribbean News Now Dear Prime Minister Cameron, I noted your recent generous offer of 25m pounds as a partial contribution for the repatriation of Jamaicans imprisoned in Britain. The problem, as I understand it, is that since Britain is a signatory to the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) so then the […]