** NEW DATE **SLF/EMLD conference: Race Equality - a new Liberal Democrat Approach
(Saturday, June 1, 2013)
|Date:||Saturday, June 1, 2013|
|Time:||12.00pm - 6.00pm|
** Breaking news; Vince Cable MP now confirmed as a speaker! **
As the Equality Act and the Equality and Human Rights Commission come under threat from the Conservatives, it has never been more important for Liberal Democrats to fight for race equality – a campaign that has always been at the beating heart of the party.This conference focusses on race equality in education and employment and willl discuss the new report of the Lib Dem Task Force on Race Equality. It will discuss a new, progressive approach to race equality that will differentiate the Liberal Democrats from both Labour and the Conservatives.
SLF chairs Gareth Epps and Naomi Smith
EMLD chair Issan Ghazni
Baroness Floella Benjamin
Wilf Sullivan, Race Equality Officer, TUC
Rob Berkeley, Director, Runnymede Trust
Baroness Meral Ece
Professor Gus John
Registration Midday. Lunch is included.
Book here: http://uk.amiando.com/NIRVIKQ
Cost of tickets ONLY £10, or £5 unwaged/student
(Flock Together only allows me to put in one organisation on this page. EMLD are also organising this event and can be contacted; http://ethnic-minority.libdems.org/en/)
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|Meeting address:||Amnesty International UK The Human Rights Action Centre 17-25 New Inn Yard London EC2A 3EA, nearest underground Liverpool Street, Old Street, Shoreditch High Street, EC2A 3EA|
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