The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on factors that may impede individuals from using the UK’s human rights framework effectively. The deadline for submissions is 26 January 2018.
Britain and the European Union’s negotiators have published a December 2017 progress report (pdf) on Brexit. Continue reading “EU and UK Government report: Progress during Phase 1 of Negotiations under Article 50 TEU on the UK’s Orderly Withdrawal from the EU”
The Grenfell Tower fire caused catastrophic loss of life for which the State may have been responsible.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has launched a December 2017 inquiry following the fire. Continue reading “EHRC inquiry: Following Grenfell”
Date: 11 January 2018
Time: 9am (for a 10am start) – 4pm
Location: Age UK, London, WC1H 9NA
Cost: free for London charities
Brexit. Trump. Alternative Facts. As campaigners, communicators and influencers, we have a lot to learn from the events of the last two years. Changing people’s hearts and minds is a huge challenge, especially when we have limited budgets and little capacity. Continue reading “EDF Strategic Communications Training – 11 January 2018”
Date: 19 January 2018
Time: 12pm – 1.30pm
Location: European Research Institute, University of Birmingham, B15
Join Thomas M. Shapiro, Pokross Professor of Law and Social Policy at the Heller School, Brandeis University, to discuss toxic inequality in the US. Continue reading “University of Birmingham: Toxic Inequality in the US seminar – 19 January 2018”