The Government Equalities Office (GEO) launched a public consultation on caste in Great Britain and Equality Law in March 2017. Responses must be made by 18 July 2017, and in particular, views are sought on ensuring legal protection against caste discrimination.
In a June 2017 position paper, Just Fair and Doctors of the World identify data-sharing between NHS and the Home Office as a threat to patients’ human rights.
The UN asked for more information on how the UK is implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in April 2017. The UK Government responded in July 2017.
Through video and discussion, these teaching resources explore legislation that has had an impact on LGBT+ rights in the UK.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission is recruiting a senior associate (programmes) on a permanent basis in Scotland. Applications close on 26 July 2017.
The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has launched a call for tender to identify contractors for the provision of research and analysis services at national level. Submissions must be made by 20 October 2017.
The EU published an analysis of equality data collection in July 2017, as well as reports about data on racial and ethnic origin, and LGBTI people.
The Mayor wants to hear from individuals and organisations that can help him and the GLA group make London a more inclusive city. Responses must be received by 11 September 2017.
Poorer children have worse cognitive, social-behavioural and health outcomes because they are poor, finds a CASE and LSE report (pdf) updated in July 2017.
Living Standards, Poverty and Inequality 2017 explores changes in the distribution of household incomes in the UK, and what that means for local and national inequality.