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Women, work and COVID-19: call for evidence

Women, work and COVID-19: call for evidence

Open call for evidence on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on women in the workplace. The Women and Work All...

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Taking a break

Taking a break

Women’s View on News is taking a short break. We will be off-line for a couple of weeks to attend to a...

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Help fix the Child Maintenance Service

Help fix the Child Maintenance Service

Non-payment means many single parent families are living in poverty. Gingerbread, the charity for single...

Call to improve support for asylum seekers

It is now barely 40 per cent of the allowance people over 25 receive on Universal Credit. On 8 June the Home Office...

Call to improve support for asylum seekers
posted on: Jun 17, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Domestic abuse: employment rights review announced

Review aims to give employers the confidence and knowledge to support workers affected by domestic abuse. Business...

Domestic abuse: employment rights review announced
posted on: Jun 16, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Proposal: a new settlement for the low paid

Beyond the minimum wage to dignity and respect. In a briefing paper published recently the Resolution Foundation sets...

Proposal: a new settlement for the low paid
posted on: Jun 12, 2020 | author: Campaigns

After COVID: use the sustainable development goals

Ensure all people in our country live a good life, prospering on a healthy planet. Leaders of over 150 businesses,...

After COVID: use the sustainable development goals
posted on: Jun 12, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Education: time for action against racism

We need a greater understanding of British histories of empire, colonialism and migration to combat racism in our...

Education: time for action against racism
posted on: Jun 12, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Focus: women in a future Scottish economy

We can’t rely on the traditional stimulus measures that create ‘jobs for the boys’. Leading women’s...

Focus: women in a future Scottish economy
posted on: Jun 4, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Wanted: rights for strawberry pickers in Spain

Protective measures should include a gender perspective; strawberry-picking is a highly feminised industry. Women’s...

Wanted: rights for strawberry pickers in Spain
posted on: Jun 4, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Black lives matter

British politicians must act decisively to fight institutional racism here in the UK. By Diane Abbott. America is...

Black lives matter
posted on: Jun 3, 2020 | author: Guest Poster

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