The Women and Equalities Select Committee (WEC) launched a 2017 inquiry into the work of the Government Equalities Office (GEO).
In December 2017, the Women and Equalities Select Committee (WEC) launched an inquiry into sexism and sexual harassment faced by women.
They want to investigate why it happens, what the impact is and how to prevent it.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) have created a survey for people who have experienced, witnessed or offered support to those experiencing sexual harassment in the workplace.
This January 2018 survey will help the EHRC understand what measures could help prevent this from occurring in the future.
The Public Accounts Committee launched an inquiry into mental health in prison in October 2017. A report (pdf)was published in December 2017. Continue reading “Public Accounts Committee inquiry and report: Mental Health in Prisons”
The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on factors that may impede individuals from using the UK’s human rights framework effectively. The deadline for submissions is 26 January 2018.
The Grenfell Tower fire caused catastrophic loss of life for which the State may have been responsible.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has launched a December 2017 inquiry following the fire. Continue reading “EHRC inquiry: Following Grenfell”
The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on freedom of speech in universities. The deadline for submissions is 15 December 2017. Continue reading “Joint Committee on Human Rights inquiry: Freedom of Speech in Universities”
The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Remedial Order) 2018 (HFEA). The deadline for submissions is 8 January 2018.
Brexit will impact health and social care provision in the United Kingdom. The House of Commons Health Committee published an April 2017 report (pdf) investigating this impact.
The Government responded (pdf) in December 2017.
The deadline for written submissions is 27 November 2017.