Joseph Rowntree Foundation report: Britain’s Brexit hopes, fears and expectations

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‘For the most part the debate about Brexit was one that divided low-income voters in much the same way as the rest of the country.’ This is according to an October 2018 analysis from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation of questions on attitudes to Brexit from the 2017 British Social Attitudes survey. It focuses on the …

Southampton Law School: Myths and Legends of Equal Pay Inaugural Lecture – 15 November 2018 (Southampton)

Date:  15 November 2018
Time: 18:45
Location: Murray Lecture Theatre, Building 58, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1TW
Cost: Free.

As part of the Distinguished Lecture Series at the University of Southampton, Stefan Cross QC will be discussing his personal experiences and views around the gender pay gap, equal pay legislation, and who the legends are in equality and discrimination.

Newcastle University and Institute of Health and Society: Want, Disease, Ignorance, Squalor and Idleness – Beveridge’s Five Giants Revisited from a Human Rights Perspective – 25 April 2019 (Newcastle upon Tyne)

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Date: 25 April 2019
Time: 08:30 – 16:45
Location: King’s Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU
Cost: Free 

After years of austerity and in a climate of uncertainty, it is now more necessary than ever to examine the link between human rights and the social justice agenda.

Newcastle Law School and Institute of Health and Society invite you to a joint conference on health inequalities and human rights.

REDRESS consultation: joint civil society shadow report to the Committee against Torture

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REDRESS is coordinating a joint civil society shadow report to the Committee against Torture. The report aims to provide an alternative view of the measures taken by the UK to implement its obligations under the Convention against Torture. They are seeking written evidence to inform the report, as well as holding consultation events throughout England …