‘60% of people underestimate the number of disabled people in Britain today.’
‘Ireland did not want Brexit and is determined to limit its damage to Irish society. But it is not afraid of an EU without the UK.’
This is according to the May 2018 report by UK in a Changing Europe on Brexit and Ireland (pdf).
Date: 20 June 2018
Location: Committee Room 15, House of Commons
The Women’s Budget Group, End Violence Against Women Coalition and Surviving Economic Abuse will launch their new report on Universal Credit and Financial Abuse.
The APPG on Hate Crime have launched the ‘How do we build community cohesion when hate crime is on the rise?’ inquiry in May 2018.
This inquiry aims to gather evidence of how hate speech and hate crime impact on communities. With the findings, the APPG will make recommendations on how to strengthen community cohesion.
‘The measurement of wellbeing inequality has been woefully under-researched.’
School staff hope a preventative strategy would reduce the chances of children and young people reaching crisis point and needing more targeted support.
This is from the May 2018 survey report which explores what schools and colleges across England are doing to support pupils’ mental health.
Date: Friday 8 June 2018
Location: Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, WC1H 9NA, London
Time: 10am – 4pm
Cost: Free for members, £40 for non-members
Clore Social Leadership are running an Emerging Leaders Programme for individuals working in the not for profit Women and Girls Sector. This is a 6 month programme beginning in October 2018.
The deadline for applications is Tuesday 29th of May.
The Education Committee has opened a Life Chances inquiry to understand the impact that early years education and social policy have on determining children’s life chances.
The deadline for submissions is Friday 1 June 2018.
‘Many young Muslim people say abuse is so commonplace it is normalised, but teachers feel ill-equipped to tackle issues of Islamophobia in the classroom.’
This is according to the May 2018 report (pdf) from EqualiTeach, who have created a resource for primary and secondary school teachers to educate students about Islamophobia.