The Sustainable Development Goals are an ambitious and potentially transformative framework, agreed by all of the countries in the world. The Fabian Society has published a series of April 2017 recommendations for government, the private sector, civil society and campaigners to ensure these goals are met.
The Home Affairs Select Committee launched an inquiry into hate crime and its violent consequences in July 2016. A report was published in May 2017.
In April 2017, Age UK published a report warning that the rising employment rate for older workers does not reflect how easy it is for them to stay in paid, secure work.
In May 2017, the Women’s Resource Centre published their analysis of the impact of austerity on women’s voluntary and community organisations across the UK.
Launched in May 2017, ENAR’s shadow report focuses on racism and discrimination against migrants in Europe in 2015-2016.
In preparation for the 2017 general election, Mencap has published three guides around voting and campaigning.
The Children’s Commissioner published an April 2017 study into children’s experiences of help-seeking and support after sexual abuse in a family environment.
The judiciary is still dominated by white and privately educated men, finds an April 2017 JUSTICE report.
Two years ago, the previous Committee of Public Accounts reported on the Department of Health’s efforts to move people with a learning disability out of mental health hospitals and into the community. In April 2017, the acting Committee published a report on current local support.
Published in April 2017, the aim of the Work and Pensions Committee’s report on victims of modern slavery (pdf), is to begin with the Government, the development of stage two of their country’s counter-slavery policy that builds on the 2015 legislative framework.