In 2010, the Council of Europe published ‘The prohibition of discrimination under the European Convention on Human Rights’.
‘Making written information easier to understand for people with learning disabilities: Guidance for people who commission or produce Easy Read information’ was published in November 2010.
On 2 December 2010, the Government published its Equality Strategy and announced that the Government Equalities Office will become a unit of the Home Office.
On 25 November 2010, the EHRC initiated a formal assessment of the extent to which the Treasury has met its legal obligations in conducting the Spending Review.
On 15 November 2010 the European Commission adopted a new strategy to break down the barriers facing persons with disabilities.
In November 2010, the Equality and Diversity Forum (EDF) produced a briefing on the Public Bodies Bill for Committee Stage in the House of Lords.
On 28 October 2010, Grandparents Plus launched a campaign and survey report to highlight the impact of welfare reform and spending cuts on family and friends carers.
An article on ‘Goods, facilities and services and public functions’ by Gay Moon was published in the November 2010 issue of Discrimination Law Association Briefings.
In October 2010, Oxfam published a discussion paper on ‘A Gender Perspective on 21st Century Welfare Reform’ by Janet Veitch with assistance from Fran Bennett.
In October 2010, FRA published ‘Experience of discrimination, social marginalisation and violence: A comparative study of Muslim and non-Muslim youth in three EU Member States’