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”
Date: 22 June 2017
Time: 6.30pm – 8pm
Location: The Royal Society, 6 – 9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG
Professor David Autor, a world expert on the effect of trade on the labour market and wages, will give the 2017 IFS Annual Lecture on 22 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”
Date: 28-30 June 2017
Time: All day
Location: Brunel Business School, Brunel University London, UK
Dr Melanie Crofts has made a particular call for papers on the theme: Education Beyond Borders. Continue reading “10th Equality, Diversity and Inclusion International Conference – 28-30 June 2017”
Date: 28 June 2017, 9am – 5pm
Location: University of Birmingham, B15 2TT
Cost: from £99 – £229 (excl VAT) depending on role and date of booking Continue reading “Stonewall Education for All Conference – 28 June 2017”
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?
Continue reading “University of Warwick policy seminar: Labour Rights and UK Trade Agreements – 4 July 2017”
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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Date: 15 October 2017
Time: 9am – 5pm
Location: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, London EC4Y 1HS
JUSTICE is hosting its annual human right conference, with the Rt. Hon. Lady Justice Hallett as keynote speaker.
Continue reading “JUSTICE Human Rights Law Conference – 15 October 2017”
The 2017 Equality Challenge Unit Conference will take place between 7 – 8 November in Birmingham. The theme for this year is inclusivity, intersectionality, action: moving forward the equality agenda in higher education. Continue reading “2017 Equality Challenge Unit Conference: Inclusivity, Intersectionality and Action – 7-8 November 2017”
From 13 – 19 November 2017, the Houses of Parliament will celebrate UK Parliament Week; an annual festival that engages people with Parliament and explores what it means to them and their communities through a series of activities. Continue reading “UK Parliament Week campaign: 13 – 19 November 2017”