British Institute of Human Rights: A human rights approach in transforming care partnerships (Leadership session) – 20 February 2019 (London)

Date: 20 February 2019
Time: 14:00-16:00
Location: Laycock Professional Development Centre (PDC), Laycock Street , London , N1 1TH
Cost: Free

This 2 hour session is open to senior leadership within North Central London Transforming Care Partnership (TCP). The session will offer two things:

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Women’s Budget Group: Triple whammy, the impact of local government cuts on women – 7 March 2019 (London)

Date: 7 March 2019
Time: 18:00 – 19:30
Location: Disqus Suite, Unite the Union, Unite House, 128 Theobald’s Road 128 Theobald’s Road, London WC1X 8TN
Cost: Free

Join the Women’s Budget Group as they launch their new report on the impact of cuts to local government funding on women.

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University of Chester and Young Women’s Trust: Positive action at work? – 13 March 2019 (Chester)

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Date: 13 March 2019
Time: 10:00-16:00
Location: Churchill Building, Handbridge Campus, University of Chester, Queen’s Park Road, Chester CH4 7AD
Cost: Free

The Young Women’s Trust and the University of Chester invite you to their ‘Positive Action at Work?’ conference.

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Law Centre Network Northern Ireland: Brexit proof your workforce – 1 March 2019 (Ballymena)

Date: 1 March 2019
Time: 9:30am – 5pm
Location: Tullyglass House Hotel, Ballymena
Cost: £95 (concessions available)

Do you employ European nationals? Are you worried about the impact of Brexit on your labour force?

Law Centre Network NI invite you to a half-day seminar which will equip employers with an understanding of what Brexit means for their workforce and how they can ensure a smooth transition for their EU employees when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March.

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Parity and clarity: The case for reforming hate crime law

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Katharine Knox, our Head of Research and Policy Impact, reports on our recent seminar on legal reform of hate crime.

In EDF’s recent seminar on hate crime, participants identified a particular need for two things in hate crime law: parity and clarity. With a 17% increase in reported hate crime last year, and given the Law Commission’s review into hate crime law starting in 2019, we gathered experts together to consider the priorities for legal reform.

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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. Save the date!

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Fawcett Society: Know Our Worth Conference – 17 November 2018 (London)

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Date: 17 November 2018
Time: 9:15am – 5pm
Location: London Southbank University, 103 Borough Rd, London, SE1 0AA
Cost: £22 / £35 for Fawcett Members / Non-members (concessions available)

The Fawcett Society is inviting you to their annual conference. The day will include panel discussions, interactive breakout sessions.

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