Contributing and supporting organisations is unique in bringing together the experiences of organisations and individuals working on a range of issues and areas, such as human rights, children, equality, older people, women, mental health, disability, refugees, democracy, poverty and other areas. Within this diversity organisations are united by a  commitment to telling the real life powerful stories about how the Human Rights Act is making positive changes to people’s lives. is coordinated by the British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR). Organisations that have provided the real life examples of using the Human Rights Act and/or those that support include:


British Institute of Human Rights

Amnesty International UK

ATD Fourth World

Cambridge House Advocacy

Children's Rights Alliance England

Down's Syndrome Association

English Regions Equality and Human Rights Network (EREN)

Equality and Diversity Forum

London Irish Women’s Centre


Mersey Care




Refugee Council