We all want to live in a fair and decent society. As we move towards leaving the EU, we need to make the most of every opportunity to strengthen the UK’s ability to deliver equality, human rights and prosperity for all.
Our February 2018 report, Shared Prosperity, Shared Rights (pdf), makes the case for an effective replacement of EU funding that supports equality and human rights. Continue reading “EDF report: Shared Prosperity, Shared Rights – Replacing EU Funding for Equality and Human Rights After Brexit”
We need to build the capacity of our leaders to promote and achieve integration outcomes. Do you agree?
This is from the Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper (PDF), produced by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG), in March 2018.
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Equality bodies in Scotland have issued a March 2018 statement welcoming the European Union (Legal Continuity) (Scotland) Bill. This Bill sets out the Scottish Government’s intention to retain the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in Scots law.
Continue reading “SHRC statement: Retaining the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in Scots law”
‘The legal aid means test is preventing families in poverty from accessing justice’ says a March 2018 report (PDF) from the University of Loughborough and Law Society.
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The profiles of homeless people are changing, with children becoming the largest group of people in emergency shelters as a result of a deterioration in the living conditions of extremely vulnerable families.
This from the March 2018 annual report (PDF) from the European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless (FEANTSA)
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Date: 7 June 2018
Location: Fountain Court, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6DR
Cost: Free (members) or £20 (non-members)
The Discrimination Law Association is holding a seminar on Brexit’s impact on employment law.
Continue reading “Discrimination Law Association: Brexit – What Does the Future Hold? Discrimination and Beyond – 7 June 2018”