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.

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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Explainer on human rights and the EU

This explainer sets out Europe's legal systems in relation to human rights and 'helps to disentangle some of the issues relating to a complex and fragmented UK human rights framework that draws on two separate European legal systems'.
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Equality and Human Rights Commission research update March 2016

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The EHRC Research Database Newsletter for March 2016 includes reading lists on Gender Diversity in Senior Management and Boards and on Pregnancy and Maternity Discrimination.
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Equality and Human Rights Commission – Is Britain Fairer?

The most comprehensive review ever carried out on progress towards greater equality and human rights protection in Britain was published in October 2015. Further reviews for Wales, Scotland, and England have also been published.
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Lizzie Barmes on ‘Bullying and Behavioural Conflict at Work’

'Bullying and Behavioural Conflict at Work: The Duality of Individual Rights' by Professor Lizzie Barmes was published in November 2015.
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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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Report of EDF Research Network seminar on intergenerational fairness

On 4 November 2015, the Equality and Diversity Forum Research Network held a seminar exploring issues of intergeneration fairness that was attended by approximately 40 people from research, policy and voluntary sectors.
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