Equality and Human Rights Commission report: Is Britain Fairer?

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Although positive progress has been made in some areas of life for some people, there is still a lot more to do to ensure everyone is free from discrimination and can enjoy their basic human rights.

The Equality and Human Rights Commission have published their review of how Britain is performing on equality and human rights (pdf), in October 2018.

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EU Funding After Brexit: Shared Prosperity Must Mean Shared Rights

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Over the last forty years, European Union funding has provided a safety net for people facing inequality and discrimination and offered them a chance to make their lives better.

This funding will end when the UK leaves the EU.

In this briefing, Liz Shannon, our parliamentary and policy adviser looks at the future of funding following our exit from the European Union.

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Women’s Resource Centre report: Women’s Equality in England – Shadow Report submitted to the UN CEDAW Committee

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There is a lack of protection and support for migrant women facing domestic abuse and their children, transnational marriage abandonment, and extra-territorial jurisdiction.

The Women’s Resource Centre have produced the England Shadow report (pdf) for the UN Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) .

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The Children’s Commissioner briefing: Children’s Mental Healthcare in England

Analysis shows local areas spend an average of 6% of their mental health budget on children, despite children making up around 20% of the population.

This is according to the October 2018 briefing (pdf) from the Children’s Commissioner on children’s mental health treatment.

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Child Rights Alliance England call for evidence: State of Children’s Rights 2018

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Child Rights Alliance England (CRAE) have opened a call for evidence ahead of their flagship annual publication on the state of children’s rights in England.

They are looking for input to help make the report credible, relevant and change-focused. The deadline is 14 September 2018

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