The House of Commons Library have published a May 2018 briefing paper, which provides links to a selection of debates that have referenced Brexit in the title or during a debate in 2018.
The Welsh Government have launched a March 2018 consultation seeking views on their plan to tackle inequalities and poverty experienced by refugees and asylum seekers across Wales.
This consultation closes on 25 June 2018. Continue reading “Welsh Government consultation: Nation of Sanctuary – Refugee and Asylum Seeker Plan”
Date: 12 June 2018
Location: Room KSW1.04, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
Time: 14:00 – 16:30
How well are the tools now available working in improving our understanding of inequalities? How could they be improved?
The Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion at the LSE along with the School of Law, Politics and Sociology at the University of Sussex and our research network invite you to a seminar on equality audits and frameworks.
Continue reading “Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion at the LSE, School of Law, Politics and Sociology at the University of Sussex and EDF Research Network: The Power of Measurement: Equality Audits and Frameworks – 12 June 2018”
Owen Dowsett from the Dartington Hall Trust’s Centre for Social Justice Innovation published a March 2018 blog on the Equality Impact Investing (EII) Project.
This project aims to better understand and improve the extent to which the UK social investment sector is tackling discrimination and advancing equality and human rights.
EDF are contributing to the development of this important project.
Current policies supporting fathers in the workplace do not deliver what they promise, despite good intentions. And this is particularly true for low-income fathers, says a March 2018 report from the Women and Equalities Select Committee.
‘Too many people are being silenced by toxic workplace cultures’, says a March 2018 report from the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
Turning the Tables (PDF) looks at how sexual harassment is dealt with by employers, and uses the evidence from individuals who have experienced sexual harassment at work to recommend improvements.
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.
‘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.
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)
As part of the School Census, schools are now required by the Department for Education to collect the nationality and country of birth of children aged 5 – 19.
This is from the March 2018 guidance from the Migrant Rights Network which aims to help migrants understand their rights and how to assert them in 8 key areas of everyday life.