On 1 September 2011, the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination published its response to the UK government’s 18th and 19th periodic reports.
Runnymede and other race equality organisations submitted a report to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) ahead of its examination of the UK Government in August 2011.
In July 2011, the Equality and Human Rights Commission published its shadow report to the Committee for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD).
The European Commission network of socio-economic experts 2010 synthesis report refers to discrimination issues in the labour market for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (LGBT) and ethnic minorities.
Runnymede’s report ‘Fair’s Fair – Equality and Justice in the Big Society’ examines the attitudes and concerns of residents and community groups regarding the Big Society.
‘Race to Progress: Breaking Down Barriers’ investigates the levels of ambition among British workers from a BAME background and reveals the barriers preventing them from achieving those ambitions.
The June 2011 issue of ENARgy – The European Network Against Racism’s webzine – is a special edition on the International Year for People of African Descent.
In May 2011, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation published ‘A review of evidence on the links between poverty and ethnicity’.
‘A Big or Divided Society?’, the final recommendations and report of the Panel Review into the Coalition Government Policy on Gypsies and Travellers, was published in May 2011.
Runnymede’s film, ‘Number Games – Race Equality and the Big Society’ is available to watch on the Runnymede website.