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.
The Deputy Prime Minister delivered the Scarman Lecture, hosted by the People Can charity, in Brixton on 24 November 2011.
Prime Minister David Cameron delivered a speech on the Big Society on Monday 14 February 2011.
In February 2011, EHRC Chair Trevor Phillips gave at speech on ‘Why Equality and Human Rights Are Essential To Economic Recovery’.
Below are some letters from EDF members and colleagues submitted to the Daily Telegraph in response to two articles about Mohammed Aziz, EDF member (UKREN) and trustee, that were published on 8 October 2010.
EDF held a seminar on 8 May 2006 discussing the Commission for Equality and Human Rights’ duty to promote ‘good relations’ between members of different groups across society.