The Angiolini review is an independent review into serious incidents and deaths in custody, undertaken by Dame Elish Angiolini. Continue reading “Angiolini review and Government Response: Deaths and Serious Incidents in Police Custody”
Thriving at Work (pdf) is an independent review of mental health and employers by Lord Dennis Stevenson and Paul Farmer.
Published in October 2017, the review sets out what employers can do to better support all employees, including those with mental health problems to remain in and thrive through work.
The Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association (ILPA) have relaunched the strategic legal fund for vulnerable young migrants. Continue reading “ILPA fund: Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants”
Concerns have been raised about sexual harassment in all stages of education.
This House of Commons Library briefing (pdf) provides information on the requirements on schools, colleges and universities, and relevant recent developments. Continue reading “House of Commons Library briefing: Sexual Harassment in Education”
Britons are becoming more positive about immigration – but still favour reduced levels, finds an Ipsos MORI report. Continue reading “Ipsos MORI report: Attitudes Towards Immigration and Brexit”
‘I would urge readers not to assume this paper is simply another account of some dilapidated prisons, but to look at the details of what we describe, and then ask themselves whether it is acceptable for prisoners to be held in these conditions in the United Kingdom in 2017.’
HM Chief Inspector of Prisons, Peter Clarke, in an October 2017 findings paper (pdf).
Continue reading “HM Inspectorate of Prisons paper: Life in Prison – Living Conditions”
The Home Office have updated their statutory guidance (pdf) on slavery and human trafficking in business and supply chains.
This October 2017 update replaces initial guidance published in October 2015. Continue reading “Home Office updated guidance: Slavery and Human Trafficking in Supply Chains”
The Children’s Commissioner for England, Anne Longfield, has called for a “wholesale shift in the scale of ambition across Government and the NHS on children’s mental health care.” Continue reading “Children’s Commissioner for England briefing: Children’s Mental Healthcare in England”
National Hate Crime Awareness week is 14-21 October 2017. We stand with charities from across the equality spectrum, and all victims of hate crime, to ask for equal treatment before the law.
We are better than hate.
Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced a new national hub to tackle the emerging threat of online hate crime. Continue reading “Home Office press release: New National Online Hate Crime Hub”