Our Equality and Human Rights Framework: Learning Programme in the East of England – June and July 2018

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Date:  6 June and 4 July 2018
Location: Homerton Conference Centre, Homerton College, Hills Rd, Cambridge, CB2 8PH
Cost:  Free with a £50 refundable deposit

Want help using equality and human rights to achieve your organisation’s core purpose?

We’ve launched our Equality and Human Rights Framework – a free digital toolkit for voluntary and community sector organisations.

We’re looking for people at voluntary and community organisations in the East of England to register for our Framework learning programme. This free series of workshops will explore how to use the Framework to integrate equality and human rights into your work.

The deadline for registration is 25 May 2018.

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Fawcett Society: Listening to Women’s Voices – 27 April 2018

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Date: Friday 27 April 2018
Time: 10:30am – 2pm
Location: Manchester Metropolitan University’s Student Union, at 21 Higher Cambridge St, Manchester M15 6AD
Cost: Free

The Fawcett Society are working on a project to ensure that the voices of women are heard in conversations that shape the public services and decisions that affect their lives.

The first event will focus on ‘Listening to Greater Manchester Women’s Voices’.

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Women’s Resource Centre: Finances for Joint Projects and Consortia – 17 May 2018

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Date: 17 May 2018
Location: Women’s Resource Centre, United House, London, N7 9DP
Time: 10:00 – 16:00
Cost: £25 for Women’s Resource Centre members and £50 for non-members

The Women’s Resource Centre is running a training event for organisations working on violence against women and girls who seek to know more information about about finances in joint projects and consortia.

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British Institute for Human Rights seminar: Local Government and Human Rights – A Practical Introduction – 14 June 2018

Date: 14 June 2018
Location: 251/255 Pentonville Road, London N1 9NG
Time: 9:30 – 16:00
Cost: £299.95 + VAT (early bird and member discounts available)

The British Institute for Human Rights (BIHR) and the Local Government Information Unite (LGiU) have co-organised a seminar on what the Human Rights Act means for local government.

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Women’s Budget Group: Why Does Tax Matter for Equality Between Men and Women? – 1 May 2018

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Date: 1 May 2018
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House, SW1A 2JR
Time: 11.30am

The APPG on Responsible Taxation and the Women’s Budget Group invite you to participate in a discussion on the ways in which tax matters for equality between women and men in the UK, and around the world.

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Everyday Equality: challenging discrimination in the welfare benefits system – 10 May 2018

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Date: 10 May 2018
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Location: NCVO, 8 All Saints St, London N1 9RL
Cost:  Free

The Everyday Equality conference will launch our new online handbook: Practical Equality Rights in Welfare Benefits Advice. Join us to find out how our online tool can help you to use equality and human rights to solve everyday discrimination problems in the welfare benefits system. Continue reading “Everyday Equality: challenging discrimination in the welfare benefits system – 10 May 2018”

Discrimination Law Association: Brexit – What Does the Future Hold? Discrimination and Beyond – 7 June 2018

Date: 7 June 2018
Location: 
Fountain Court, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6DR
Time: 
5:45-6:45pm
Cost: Free (members) or £20 (non-members)

The Discrimination Law Association is holding a seminar on Brexit’s impact on employment law.

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Stonewall: Workplace Conference London 2018 – 27 April 2018

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Date:  27 April 2018
Time: 9:30am – 5:30pm
Location: QEII Centre, Broad Sanctuary, London, SW1P 3EE
Cost: £299 (Stonewall Diversity Champions) / £399 (Non-members) excl. VAT

Stonewall invite you to their 2018 Workplace Conference in London. This conference will provide delegates the opportunity to learn best practice and network with the aim of inspiring and making change.

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