Equality

Parliament fly LGBT rainbow flag for the first time

Parliament will join the Pride in London celebrations by flying the LGBT rainbow flag from the top of Portcullis House for the entire Pride weekend (24-26 June)

Lords debates on 26 May

Special Needs classroom

Educational needs, young voters and mental health on the agenda

Nick Boles questioned on pregnancy and maternity discrimination

Women and Equalities Committee examine the Government’s commitment to tackling pregnancy and maternity discrimination

Police diversity: Urgent action needed to tackle consistent failure

Home Affairs Committee publishes report on police diversity, calling for urgent and radical action

Youth Select Committee tackles racism and religious discrimination

On Wednesday 12 May, the Youth Select Committee (YSC) announced a new inquiry into racism and religious discrimination

More equality

Title Date
Muslims and employment: what is the Government doing to close the gap? 10.05.2016
Committee calls for public appointment process review 09.05.2016
Lords debates workplace issues for black and minority ethnic people 04.05.2016
Universities and improving employment outcomes for Muslims 29.04.2016
Intergenerational fairness examined by the Committee 27.04.2016
Urgent Question on UK's European Convention on Human Rights membership 26.04.2016