The Equality and Diversity Forum (EDF) Research Network is a multi-disciplinary equality and human rights network bringing together academics, policy makers, NGOs and funders to inform and improve UK policy and legislation.

EDF response to the public consultation on the 2021 Census

In August 2015, the Equality and Diversity Forum responded to the Office for National Statistic's consultation on possible topics for the 2021 Census.
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Further consultation on reforming Judicial Review

In July 2015, the government launched a consultation on 'Reform of Judicial Review: Proposals for the provision and use of financial information'. The consultation runs until 15 September 2015.
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Making Diversity Interventions Count – conference resources

Resources from the University of Bradford 'Making Diversity Interventions Count Annual Conference 2015' are available online.
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Select Committee Inquiry into courts and tribunals fees and charges

In July 2015, the Justice Select Committee launched an inquiry into fees and charges in courts and tribunals. Written submissions are to be submitted by 30 September 2015.
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Gender Equality Index 2015 – Measuring gender equality in the European Union 2005-2012

The Gender Equality Index provides a comprehensive measure of gender equality, tailored to fit the EU policy context.
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Invitation to help ‘Throw New Light on England’s Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Queer Heritage’

Historic England is about to embark on a ground breaking research project that will uncover the untold queer histories of buildings and places people have lived alongside for generations.
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ESRC briefings on welfare

In July 2015, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) published two briefings on welfare.
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IFS report on ‘Living Standards, Poverty and Inequality in the UK: 2015’

In July 2015, the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) published its annual report on 'Living Standards, Poverty and Inequality in the UK'.
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Beyond 2015: shaping the future of equality, human rights and social justice

Published in June 2015, this collection of essays from across the UK highlights how making connections between different agendas, sectors and places can help tackle disadvantage and inequality more effectively.
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University of Manchester and CoDE Research paper: ‘Migration, Integration and Neighbourhoods’

This paper deals with the current impact of inequalities upon ethnic minorities
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