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.
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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.
Continue reading “Joint Committee on Human Rights inquiry: Defending Human Rights – Attitudes to Enforcement”
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 the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Remedial Order) 2018 (HFEA). The deadline for submissions is 8 January 2018.
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In November 2017, the Women and Equalities Select Committee (WEC) launched an inquiry into the results of the recently published Race Disparity Audit.
The deadline for written submissions is 27 November 2017.
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The Joint Committee on Human Rights has called for evidence on the human rights implications of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill.
Evidence should be submitted to the Committee by 20 November 2017. Continue reading “Joint Committee on Human Rights call for evidence: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill”
The Angiolini review is an independent review into serious incidents and deaths in custody, undertaken by Dame Elish Angiolini. Continue reading “Angiolini review and Government Response: Deaths and Serious Incidents in Police Custody”
Thriving at Work (pdf) is an independent review of mental health and employers by Lord Dennis Stevenson and Paul Farmer.
Published in October 2017, the review sets out what employers can do to better support all employees, including those with mental health problems to remain in and thrive through work.
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