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EHRC Newsletter

Please find the March edition of the Equality and Human Rights Commission detailing: -

- Public Sector Equality Duties coming in to force a day early on 5 April 2011

- Homecare inquiry on Care Provision for Older People

- Impact of HM Treasury Spending Review on Public Sector Equality Duties

- Equality Act 2010 Codes of Practice on Equal Pay; Service and Public Functions;

  and Employment produced by Equality and Human Rights Commission

- EHRC Report shows School Bullying is not being tackled

- EHRC monitoring implementation of UN Disability Convention & Immigration


- EHRC statement on Preddy and Hall case, regarding a gay couple being refused

  a room on religious grounds

- HM Government Sports Charter to tackle homophobia & transphobia in sport

- Ethnic Minority Patients experience of Cancer Services

- Joint EHRC & National Human Rights Institution statement on the

  UN Human Rights Council statement on ending violence based on

  sexual orientation and gender identity


Please find the February edition of the Equality and Human Rights Commission detailing: -

- Triennial Review in to Prejudice Based Bullying

- Ruling on Prisoner Voting

- JCHR Inquiry into Disabled People Rights

- Personalisation research in to Social Care Reform and Access

  to Advocacy

- Public Consultation on EHRC Draft Equality Act Code Of

  Practice for Schools in England and Wales

- Lord Davies report on Women in the Boardroom

- New EHRC Research including Monitoring Sexual Orientation in

  Employment, Services and Young People; Accommodation

- Needs of the Gypsy and Traveller Community

- Upcoming EHRC Events

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