Tracey Agyeman – EDF Network Coordinator – gives an update on our Equality and Human Rights Framework. Continue reading “Our Equality and Human Rights Framework is here”
In a British Sociological Association blog, Nasar Meer (University of Edinburgh) looks at some of the policy challenges of Brexit from the perspective of race equality, concluding that ‘Brexit is a reminder that anti-racism is an unsettled, incomplete and on-going pursuit’. Continue reading “Nasar Meer: What of Race Equality on the Brexit Archipelago?”
In the second of her series of articles, Angela Patrick looks at how the common law protects the fundamental right of access to justice.
More than 200 years after its abolition, slavery is rife worldwide – and widespread in the UK.
The Guardian have compiled stories from people who escaped for a July 2017 edition.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) have launched a strategy to reduce pay gaps in Britain.
Fair Opportunities for All (pdf), published in August 2017, sets out ‘what needs to change and who needs to take action.’
The earnings gap between men with richer parents and their counterparts from less well-off backgrounds is widening.
This is according to an August 2017 working paper (pdf) by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS). Continue reading “Institute for Fiscal Studies working paper: Intergenerational Income Persistence Within Families”