‘Brexit and potential human rights implications’ by UKREN’s Alan Anstead looks at some of the main human rights implications of the UK government invoking article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty and starting the countdown to leaving the EU.
The Fundamental Rights Agency published their opinions from their 2016 report in June 2016. This short publication condenses FRA’s views on current challenges in the EU fundamental rights field, noting both progress made and persisting obstacles.
‘Creating more Equal Societies – What Works?’ was published by the European Commission in June 2016.
In June 2016, the European Commission published ‘Effective Roma integration measures in the Member States 2016’.
Many organisations condemned the rise in racist incidents that was reported following the EU Referendum on 23 June 2016.
Law Centres Network prepared twelve guides in 2016 on employment, housing, immigration, right to reside, health, social care and other topics. The guides are aimed at EU citizens and others willing to better understand EU rights and entitlements.
As the fallout from the EU Referendum continues, Women’s Aid Northern Ireland published an article expressing their concern about the impact of Brexit on women, in July 2016.
In a June 2016 article for Womankind, Lee Webster cautions against a rollback of women’s rights during Brexit.
Black Ballad published an article on how Brexit will affect black women in June 2016. The article explores specific consequences for black women, including on health, work and the ability to lay down roots.
Leading equality and human rights barristers from Cloisters chambers give a monthly practical insight into key legal developments.