Among people aged 16-24, unemployment rates were highest for people from a Black background (26%) and from a Pakistani or Bangladeshi background (23%) in the year to March 2018.
This is from the August 2018 report from the House of Commons Library on unemployment trends in the UK.
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports have published the results from their Community Life Survey 2017-18 (pdf). This survey is a key evidence source on social cohesion, community engagement and social action, in England.
Of those surveyed, 20% of Gypsies and Travellers said that they would not see a doctor if they or a family member had one or more of the symptoms of dementia.
This is according to the July 2018 briefing (pdf) from the Friends, Families and Travellers on dementia in Gypsy and Traveller communities.
Date: 1 November 2018
Time: 09:30am – 4pm
Location: Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA
The Traveller Movement invite you to their annual national conference (pdf), Beyond the tick box – the impact of institutional bias & discrimination on Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.
‘Disabled women experience disproportionate levels of all forms of violence and abuse from carers, partners and those in the community’ says a July 2018 report (pdf) from the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC).
Geographic disparities in attainment suggests that the education system is not as efficient or equitable as it should be. This is according to an August 2018 Department for Education report on early years attainment in different UK regions.
The Equality Impact Investing (EII) project has launched a survey to find out about the financing and support needs of equality organisations, and invites you to complete it.
The government have published a July 2018 response to the September 2017 consultation about how to ensure that there is appropriate and proportionate legal protection against unlawful discrimination because of caste.
Survivors of sexual and gender-based violence are routinely being detained, says a July 2018 report (pdf) from Women for Refugee Women on the continued detention of women seeking asylum in Yarl’s Wood.
Runnymede Trust are recruiting an Events and Communications Intern to join them for 2-3 days per week for 6 months, in London. The closing date is 22 August 2018..