We’re available for advice on children’s human rights on email at inbox@cypcs.org.uk and on freephone at

0800 019 1179.

Cover image for the Children (Scotland) Bill.

MSP Briefing: Children (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1)

Our short briefing ahead of Stage 1 debate on this Bill.

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MSP Briefing: Coronavirus (Scotland) (No. 2) Bill (Stage 2)

Stage 2 Briefing on this emergency Bill before the Scottish Parliament.

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MSP Briefing: Coronavirus (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Stage 1)

Briefing to MSPs ahead of the Scottish Parliament’s Stage 1 Debate of emergency coronavirus legislation on Wednesday 13 May.

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Cover of our response to the Joint Committee on Human Rights.

Response: Joint Committee on Human Rights Inquiry into COVID-19

Our response to the Joint Committee on the human rights implications of the government response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Cover of a joint letter to supermarkets from the Commissioner and parenting organisations.

Joint Letter to Supermarkets from the Commissioner and Parenting Organisations

This letter to urges supermarkets to train staff around the legitimate reasons why parents and carers may be shopping with their children.

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Image of our joint letter to Ruth Maguire MSP

Joint letter: Equality and Human Rights and the Coronavirus in Scotland

A joint letter urging a Scottish Parliament Committee to consider an inquiry into the equality and human rights impacts of the response to COVID-19.

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MSP Briefing: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill

MSP Briefing ahead of emergency legislation discussed around measures to combat the Coronavirus pandemic in Scotland.

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