Shaping Our Lives project and focus group: A Refuge for All – 22 June 2017

Shaping Our Lives have launched a project called A Refuge for All. This project aims to establish a user-led model of best practice for disabled women experiencing or at risk of violence or abuse to ensure their needs are met.

They are looking for disabled women with lived experience of violence or abuse to take part in this user-led project, starting with a focus group in Birmingham on 22 June from 1- 4.15pm. Continue reading “Shaping Our Lives project and focus group: A Refuge for All – 22 June 2017”

TUC conference: Living on the Edge, the Rise of Job Insecurity in Britain – 26 June 2017

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Date: 26 June  2017
Time: 9am – 5pm
Location: Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell Street, WC1B 3LW

Ten years on from the Commission on Vulnerable Employment, the TUC is hosting a major conference to discuss how unions and other civil organisations can tackle insecure work. Continue reading “TUC conference: Living on the Edge, the Rise of Job Insecurity in Britain – 26 June 2017”

University of Warwick policy seminar: Labour Rights and UK Trade Agreements – 4 July 2017

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Date: 4 July 2017
Time: 4-6pm, followed by a drinks reception
Location: Bronte Room, British Library, 96 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2DB

The UK has triggered Article 50. How might different EU-UK arrangements impact on the protection of labour rights? And if the UK does leave the EU Customs Union, how should labour rights be addressed in future UK trade agreements?

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EHRC in Wales: Equality and Human Rights Exchange Annual Conference – 6 July 2017

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Date: 6 July 2017
Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Location: Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff CF11 8AZ

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) in Wales invite you to their annual equality and human rights exchange conference: a right to be human – human rights and public service delivery.

Pleser gennym yw eich gwahodd i gynhadledd flynyddol ein cyfnewidfa cydraddoldeb a hawliau dynol, Hawl i fod yn ddynol – hawliau dynol a chyflenwi gwasanaeth cyhoeddus.

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