Daniel is a UK-qualified lawyer and has worked at ICTUR since 1999, when he joined the organisation as a researcher. He currently serves as Director of ICTUR and as Editor of International Union Rights journal. Daniel provides technical, consultancy and drafting services to national and international organisations, including a number of global unions. While continuing to work full time at ICTUR Daniel recently completed a Masters degree in Human Rights at the schools of law, philosophy and politics at Keele University, for which he was awarded a distinction grade and won the Patrick Thornberry Prize for Best Dissertation.
08 January 2014
By Dan Blackburn, Director of the International Center for Trade Union Rights (ICTUR) and Editor of International Union Rights journal.
The Council of Europe has launched a consultation on the future of the European human rights system. No-one should be under any illusions as to where this is coming from.