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.

Research on the housing needs of disabled people

Research by the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion shows 'a significant demand for accessible housing to rent and buy'.
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Research on inequalities in outcomes in London and the North of England

A paper published by the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion at LSE suggests that the economic divergence between London and the Northern regions in England continues to grow.
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IFS report: ‘Living Standards, Poverty and Inequality in the UK’

The IFS report 'Living Standards, Poverty and Inequality in the UK' was published in July 2016.
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Report of EDF Research Network and QMUL seminar on fair treatment at work

In June 2016, the EDF Research Network and the Centre for Research on Law, Equality and Diversity held a seminar to discuss 'Raising the bar on equality and fair treatment at work'.
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Tessa Wright: ‘Gender and Sexuality in Male-Dominated Occupations’

'Gender and Sexuality in Male-Dominated Occupations. Women Working in Construction and Transport' by Tessa Wright was published by Palgrove in 2016.
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Evidence review: ‘Creating more Equal Societies – What Works?’

'Creating more Equal Societies - What Works?' was published by the European Commission in June 2016.
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EHRC research update June 2016

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The Equality and Human Rights Commission Research Database Newsletter for June 2016 includes an equal pay and pay gaps reading list.
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LSE debate on ‘Challenging Inequalities’

This public debate at LSE debated different approaches to challenging inequality across the globe.
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Journal of Poverty and Social Justice – special issue on Equality and Human Rights

The February 2016 issue of the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice is a special issue on Equality and Human Rights guest-edited by Dr Tania Burchardt and Dr Moira Dustin.
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EDF Research Network and EHRC seminar: ‘Is Britain Fairer?’ Assessing the evidence and identifying the gaps

This seminar was a first opportunity for the research community to hear about and respond to ‘Is Britain Fairer?’
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