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Children and Young People Bill – Consultation submission

A submission from the Humanist Society Scotland was prepared and sent in response to this Consultation on 23rd September. The Bill concerns the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in Scotland, and largely covers social…

Children and Young people Bill

Following a meeting with members of the team responsible for the consultation process we have now prepared the final draft of our submission and it will be sent to them on Sunday 23 September.   Share on: FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmail

Children and Young People Bill Engagement Event – Report

Written by Clare Marsh – HSS Education Officer The Scottish Government plan to introduce a new bill to protect the rights of children and young people and has issued a consultation document to which they invite responses by 25 September…

HSS Contribution to Ethical review

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has recently published its ethical review on new techniques for the prevention of mitochondrial DNA disorders. Mitochondrial DNA disorders are incurable genetic disorders that can cause severely debilitating symptoms and can be fatal in early…

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