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.

Social Policy in a Cold Climate: ‘The Coalition’s Social Policy Record’

The Coalition’s Social Policy Record: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015 was published in January 2015.
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CASE Social Exclusion Seminars – 11 February-18 March 2015

This seminar series focuses on the analysis of social and economic disadvantage in its many forms, and the implementation and impact of policy change in relation to distributional equity.
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Judge Paul Mahoney: ‘The Changing Face of the European Court of Human Rights’ – 5 February 2015

Judge Paul Mahoney will speak about the changing face of the European Convention on Human Rights in this event at the School of Law, Queen Mary University of London.
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Call for contributions – Beyond 2015 portal of online resources

As part of the 'Beyond 2015: shaping the future of equality, human rights and social justice' project we are calling for contributions to a new online portal within the EDF website.
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Watch this space – Beyond 2015: shaping the future of equality, human rights and social justice

The Equality and Diversity Forum and EDF Research Network are starting a discussion about how to reduce inequality by working more effectively across sectors and disciplines.
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LGBT Consortium: Mapping LGBT Research and Survey

A consortium of partners is mapping research and carrying out a survey about the issues that affect LGBT individuals and communities.
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Understanding Society Insights 2014 report

Published in November 2014, this Understanding Society report presents a collection of research that depicts the changing lives of individuals and households in the UK.
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CASE and ISER report: ‘Were we really all in it together?’

'Were we really all in it together? The distributional effects of the UK Coalition government's tax-benefit policy changes' was published in November 2014.
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EDF Research Network seminar on ‘Patterns of prejudice’

On 4 November 2014, the Equality and Diversity Forum Research Network held a seminar at King's College London called 'Who’s in and who’s out? Patterns of prejudice'.
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EDF and EDF Research Network seminar on ‘Using behaviour change insights to improve equality outcomes’

On 18 June 2014, EDF and EDF Research Network held a seminar on 'Using behaviour change insights to improve equality outcomes'.
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