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In November 2012, Doreen Lawrence and Dr Richard Stone wrote an open letter to the PM; in December, Doreen Lawrence said race is no longer on the Government’s agenda.
On 22 November 2012, the Welsh Equalities Minister confirmed that the Welsh Public Sector will continue to carry out Equality Impact Assessments when developing its policies.
The Guardian published letters about the Equality and Human Rights Commission from Equalities Minister Maria Miller and EHRC interim chair Margaret Prosser in November 2012.
A letter from Maria Miller, Secretary of State for Women and Equalities, about reform of the Equality and Human Rights Commission was published in the Guardian on 9 November 2012.
In October 2012, five leading UK women’s organisations wrote to BBC Director General George Entwistle regarding the two inquiries into Jimmy Savile’s alleged abuse of children.
On 25 June 2012, David Cameron gave a speech outlining the Government’s vision for reform of the welfare system.
On 1 March 2012, the Independent newspaper published a letter by Thomas Hammarberg, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights.
A podcast of the 2012 Jim Rose lecture – ‘A Tale of Tottenham: race, riots and the future’ – delivered by former government minister, Rt Hon. David Lammy MP is available on the LSE website.
In January 2012, the heads of more than 30 non-governmental organisations, including EDF, wrote to The Times asking that legal aid be protected where it matters most.