Our Equality and Human Rights Framework: Learning Programme in Birmingham – 31 October 2017

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Date: 31 October and 4 December 2017
Location: BVSC, The Centre for Voluntary Action, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DR
Cost: free

We have launched our Equality and Human Rights Framework (pdf) – a free digital toolkit for voluntary and community sector organisations. It’s designed to help you use equality and human rights to achieve your organisation’s core purpose.

Equality Challenge Unit Conference: Inclusivity, Intersectionality and Action – 7-8 November 2017

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The 2017 Equality Challenge Unit Conference will take place between 7 – 8 November in Birmingham. The theme for this year is inclusivity, intersectionality, action: moving forward the equality agenda in higher education.

The Equality Challenge Unit invites submissions for workshops, panels of papers and individual papers from universities, organisations and individuals.

Evens Foundation: Conflict Matters 2017 Conference, 8 – 10 November 2017

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Date: 8 – 10 November 2017
Location: Day 1: British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH
Day 2: Friends House 173-177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ
Cost:  Free

How can we learn to deal with conflict in a constructive way – in schools, in families, in society?

The Conflict Matters 2017 conference will focus on societal tensions, and on the educational policies and practices needed to work with these in a constructive way.

WEC inquiry: Fathers and the Workplace

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The Women and Equalities Select Committee (WEC) is continuing an inquiry into whether fathers are being failed in the workplace.

Starting in September 2017, WEC is taking forward the evidence it received before the General Election. You can join the conversation using #Fathers.