Sex discrimination

Government lacks plan for achieving commitments on equality

Women and Equalities Committee report says Government must publish plan on how it intends to achieve gender equality

MPs debate International Women's Day

On 2 March MPs debated and approved a motion in the House of Commons Chamber

Government fails to act on gender pay gap recommendations

Women and Equalities Committee says Government will fail to achieve goal of eliminating gender pay gap

Deputy Speaker's statement on mistreatment of women MPs

Statement from Lindsay Hoyle MP follows media reports of mistreatment of women MPs

House of Commons achieves outstanding rise in Stonewall's Equality Index

The House of Commons has been placed 28th in Stonewall’s Top 100 Employers 2017

More sex discrimination

Title Date
Backbench Business Committee weekly meeting 17 January 2017 17.01.2017
Lords debates shared values in national life 05.12.2016
New law needed to protect children from sexual harassment and violence 29.11.2016
MPs debate UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 24.11.2016
Backbench Business Committee weekly meeting 22 November 2016 22.11.2016
'Widespread' sexual harassment and violence in schools must be tackled 13.09.2016