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Spring to Equalities: The Equality Act 5 years on

The National Network of Equalities Networks

Monday, 7 March 2016 from 12:30 to 13:45 (GMT)

Spring to Equalities: The Equality Act 5 years on

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Spring to Equalities - the National Network of Equalities Networks (NNEN) and Skills Funding Agency webinars 2016

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The Equality Act 5 years on

The 2010 Equality Act has been part of our legislation for 5 years and our understanding of its contents has developed considerably since its inception. In this session, Steve Cave, Equality Consultant at Equality North East and Paul Johnstone of Collingwood Legal who is a leading equality lawyer and Equality North East consultant, will present an overview and update on the Equality Act.

About Paul Johnstone

Paul Johnstone is an established and recognised expert in the field of employment and discrimination law. He acts for a broad range of public and private sector clients. He has 20 years' experience in advising on a wide range of complex and sensitive employment and equality issues.

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 12.30 -13.30 + 15 minutes afterwards for any 1:1 questions

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Do you have questions about Spring to Equalities: The Equality Act 5 years on? Contact The National Network of Equalities Networks


The National Network of Equalities Networks

We are a network of national sector-led equalities networks/groups and lead providers working together to improve workforce diversity and social mobility in the education and training sector.

Find out more at

We are (in A-Z order): 

Council of Faiths and Beliefs in Further Education:
Equality North East:
FE Providers’ Network:
Forum for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity:
Learning and Work Institute: http://www.
Mental Health in Further Education:
Women's Leadership Network WLN:

Contact us at:  or Tel/text 07920493620
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