Mind is recruiting a Senior Parliamentary Officer on a full-time basis in London. Applications close on 18 December.
‘Britain is the home of human rights’ – but Conservative voters and politicians are often seen as skeptical of our human rights framework.
The withdrawal of the European Social Fund (ESF) without a replacement programme in place, would have a serious impact on the support some of the most disadvantaged communities receive.
This is from a November 2017 paper from the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) and Employment Related Services Association (ERSA).
For people aged 46 – 65, those in the highest 20% income bracket have a household income about three times greater than the bottom 20%. For people aged 66 – 85, the difference is more than double.
The European Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has published the results of its second European Union Minorities and Discrimination Survey in December 2017. The report follows up and expands on FRA’s first major EU-wide survey on minorities’ and migrants’ experiences. The survey focuses on discrimination across the EU’s 27 member states and if there has been progress …
From 2015-17, the Young Women’s Trust (YWT) carried out research about young women who are not in education, employment and training (NEET) and economically inactive (EI).
They are now looking for someone to conduct a short, independent evaluation to assess the project and its policy impact. Submissions close on 8 January 2018.
The Committee for Employment and Social Security are seeking expert advice to help them to decide which jurisdiction to model the new Disability Equality Legislation on.
A December 2017 ‘request for quotation’ has been published on the States of Guernsey’s website. Submissions close on 2 January 2018.
Post-16 education and training providers need to offer greater levels of support to returning students, in particular young mothers.
This is one of the recommendations from the November 2017 Young Women’s report which exposes the extent to which many young women who are out of work are isolated, with limited support networks, and struggling to get by financially.
The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on freedom of speech in universities. The deadline for submissions is 15 December 2017.
The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Remedial Order) 2018 (HFEA). The deadline for submissions is 8 January 2018.