We had the opportunity to attend an event to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Windrush being held at Tally-Ho Birmingham on Monday 18th June 2018. The Windrush arrival symbolizes the historical beginnings of British multiculturalism. This laid the foundation for the Equality Act 2010 as it highlighted the gaps in the […]
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Following Train the Trainer session organised by Sandwell Children Safeguarding Board RES continues to share good practice with partner organisations. Below delivery of Level 1 Safeguarding Children and Young People training for EWA CIC staff.
Rights and Equality Sandwell is in conjunction with West Midlands Police as a Third Party Reporting Centre for victims of Hate Crime. If an individual has been subjected to Hate Crime they can report the incident by contacting RES where they would report and complete a form online describing the incident. The form that is […]
We find it equally unacceptable and shocking that in in this day and age, Modern Slavery is the fastest growing crime globally, worth $150 billion annually and still growing. RES stands very strongly against such a despicable violation of Human Rights. This is why we are taking an active part in various meetings, conferences and […]
Sandwell New Communities Network was created to keep everybody in the ‘loop’ of what’s happening in the borough around Newly Arrived Emerging Communities. The regular meetings are held monthly. Some of the topics discussed are related to housing, access to education, health, and immigration. The last meeting took place on 23rd of May. During the […]
This is a third year Rights & Equality Sandwell is working in partnership with SWBCCG to host excellence in equality awards. Building on last year’s success as winner of the Voluntary and Community Faith Award with our Migrant Health project, we were again nominated as a finalist in this year’s Voluntary, Community and Faith Sector […]
Rights and Equality Sandwell (RES) organised series of Harassment and Hate Crime Trainings for SMBC Staff and other advisers to help them respond to reports of harassment and hate crime incidents and to handle cases. Permjeet Panesar CEO provided an overview of the Equality Act 2010 and Hate Crime legislation. Attendants achieved the complex insight to […]