Female lone parents, who make up 92% of all lone parents, will lose on average services worth over £4,900.Black women are overrepresented among single parent households.
National Hate Crime Awareness week is 14-21 October 2017. We stand with charities from across the equality spectrum, and all victims of hate crime, to ask for equal treatment before the law.
We are better than hate.
Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced a new national hub to tackle the emerging threat of online hate crime. Continue reading “Home Office press release: New National Online Hate Crime Hub”
Here’s our response.
The UK poverty rate is twice as high for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) groups as for white groups.
This September 2017 paper (pdf) explores some of the drivers for variations in working-age poverty rates, focusing on employment, labour markets and geography. Continue reading “JRF policy paper: Poverty and Ethnicity in the Labour Market”
The justice system is in crisis.
This is according to the final report by the Bach Commission, in September 2017.
The Women and Equalities Select Committee (WEC) is continuing an inquiry into whether fathers are being failed in the workplace.
Starting in September 2017, WEC is taking forward the evidence it received before the General Election. You can join the conversation using #Fathers.
The Women and Equalities Select Committee (WEC) is continuing an inquiry into the inequalities faced by Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.
Starting in September 2017, WEC is taking forward the evidence it received before the General Election.
It is time to implement radical and fundamental change to create a fair and humane migration governance system, says a September 2017 briefing (doc) from the Detention Forum.