On 5 March 2009, the European Court of Justice published its ruling on the challenge to the UK’s compulsory retirement age.
On 5 February 2009, the Equality and Diversity Forum submitted evidence to the Joint Committee on Human Rights’ Inquiry into children’s rights.
Making practice happen. Practitioners’ views on the most effective specific equality duties’ is a report submitted to the EHRC by Elizabeth Sclater in January 2009.
‘Ending child poverty in a changing economy’, a Joseph Rowntree Foundation publication by Donald Hirsch, shows what effect current policies will have on child poverty by 2010 and 2020.
‘From conflict to cohesion: competing interests in equality law and policy’ by Maleiha Malik is a paper commissioned by the Equality and Diversity Forum (EDF) in 2008.
‘Map of Gaps 2. The postcode lottery of Violence Against Women support services in Britain’ was published by End Violence Against Women (EVAW) and the Equality and Human Rights Commission in January 2009.
Amanda Ariss, Chief Executive of the Equality and Diversity Forum, took part in Radio 4’s ‘Law in Action’ on Tuesday 10 February 2009. The programme discussed ‘what happens when human rights collide’.
The Equality and Diversity Forum’s leaflet on ‘Multi-dimensional discrimination: Justice for the whole person'(2nd edition) was published in November 2008.
A leaflet with information about the Equality and Diversity Forum was published in 2009.
The Equality and Diversity Forum’s leaflet ‘European law and equality: An introduction’ explains the relationship between European and UK anti-discrimination law.