Listen, Value and Invest in the Equality Sector: Is Big Society Big on Equality?
A national conference for equality and human rights practitioners working across England
Wednesday 23rd March 2011, 10.45am – 3.30pm (Registration from 10.00am)
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, 108 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NH
This is a FREE Event (lunch provided)
This conference will bring together front line equality organisations from across England with policy makers to provide a space for sharing ideas and recommendations on how to ensure Big Society has equality at its heart. A range of front line equality VCS organisations will deliver engaging presentations on their progress with the Big Society agenda highlighting achievements, opportunities and challenges.
Jonathan Rees, Director-General, Government Equalities Office and Professor Richard Wilkinson, Co-author of The Spirit Level and Founder of The Equality Trust will be giving key note speeches as well as taking part in the panel discussion with a range of experts on equality and Big Society.
To register please complete the booking form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday the 16th March 2011.
Please note that your place is not confirmed until you receive a confirmation email. For further information on the day please call Beth Scrimshaw on 0207 843 1597 or visit English Regions’ Equality Network to register and download booking forms.