The world in 2016 became a darker and more unstable place - from the worsening plight of refugees around the world to the rise of hate speech across Europe and the USA.

Our annual report, The State of the World’s Human Rights, warns that an ‘us v them’ climate of blame, hate and fear is undermining the very foundations of universal human rights. It's time we stand up together to fight for equality, dignity and safety for all.