| 17.9°C Dublin

Close

Premium


In midst of a global crisis, as a society we must still keep guard over human rights

Dr Frank Conaty


Close

Social values: ‘Strictly clinical factors may have a greater affect on certain groups such as older people’ Stock image

Social values: ‘Strictly clinical factors may have a greater affect on certain groups such as older people’ Stock image

Social values: ‘Strictly clinical factors may have a greater affect on certain groups such as older people’ Stock image

The Covid-19 crisis raises profound issues of social, economic and civil rights.

How we, as a society, balance those rights to protect the health and wellbeing of our population is the most significant challenge of our time. What might be regarded as acceptable trade-off during an emergency could, in hindsight, be seen as damaging or discriminatory in the long term.


Most Watched





Privacy