Nearly three-quarters of people in Britain (74%) agreed that there should be equality for all groups in Britain, but one in ten (10%) people surveyed disagreed.
This statistic is from the October 2018 research report on the first national survey of prejudice in Britain in over a decade.
The House of Commons Library have published a September 2018 briefing paper exploring the policy towards transgender prisoners in England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Date: 23 November 2018 Time: 9am – 5:30pm Location: Edinburgh International Conference Centre, The Exchange, 150 Morrison Street, Edinburgh, EH3 8EE Cost: Variable Stonewall Scotland is inviting anyone involved in the delivery of workplace inclusion to attend their Workplace Conference 2018. The conference is a place to share the latest innovative thinking, learn about best …
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‘UK hate crime laws have been pieced together in an incremental manner, meaning they have quickly become outdated and are in need of reform to make them coherent and effective.’ This is according to a September 2018 Come Forward report (pdf) on access to justice in cases of LGBT hate crime.
Our data shows that where non-LGBT+ services are engaging with
LGBT+ people, there is a bias towards female bisexual women who have
experienced abuse from a male partner.
This is according to SafeLives’ August 2018 report which highlights the experiences of LGBT+ victims and survivors of domestic abuse, and what needs to change so that every survivor gets the support they need.
Galop have updated their online LGBT+ DV Resource Library, in August 2018.
This collection provides direct links to UK based resources relevant for LGBT+ people, service providers working with LGBT+ victims of domestic abuse and researchers interested in the topic.
Date: 20 and 21 October 2018
Time: 08:30 – 17:45
Location: 12 Centenary Park, Coronet Way, Eccles, Salford, Manchester M50 1RE
Cost: Varied Prices
FiLiA is inviting all feminist campaigners, activists, artists, academics and revolutionaries to attend their conference. This event will bring together women fighting injustices across the world, fighting violence towards women, pay disparity, discrimination against refugees, racism, classism.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) have published their response to the consultation on the Home Affairs Committee Inquiry (pdf), in July 2018.
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports have published the results from their Community Life Survey 2017-18 (pdf). This survey is a key evidence source on social cohesion, community engagement and social action, in England.
SOGICA is conducting research on asylum clams and gender identity, and invites both LGBTQI+ asylum seekers and those who work with or support them to complete surveys on their experiences.