Read the latest blog 'Why the Conservative plan to scrap the European Human Rights Act could be bad news for BME rights in the UK' by Rob Cole, ROTA Voluntter.
The Conservative plan to replace the European Human Rights Act with a British Bill of Rights could be disastrous for BME communities who enjoy the protection granted by European authorities against.........Read more
Free two day training for organisations supporting Black, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BME&R) communities.
For more information and to book your place, visit http://www.rota.org.uk/civicrm/event/info?id=44&reset=1Free Train the Trainer on the Equality Act 2010 - 8 June 2015
Free training for organisations that wish to be trained to deliver training on the Equality Act 2010.
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ROTA is looking for a volunteer to research and write up ROTA's history and the impact we have had as a voluntary sector organisation. This project would suit someone who can carry out archival work, make contact with key individuals from ROTA’s past and present, retrieve campaign material and search out press cuttings and publications. The post requires good investigative, communication and reporting skills. If you have a flair for writing and would like to help document ROTA’s achievements in promoting equality and justice, we would like to hear from you.Job...Read more
ROTA is offering a volunteer an exciting opportunity to develop a crowdfunding appeal for our organisation. We are looking for someone with knowledge of using social media and video, who could help us to identify potential funders, design the appeal and put together an attractive video clip to reach a large audience of donors. You would also be responsible for monitoring the campaign over a four to six week period during July and August 2015. This exciting challenge is an excellent opportunity to use your imaginative and creative skills in helping ROTA to...Read more
Read the latest blog 'Is “Things We Won't Say About Race That Are True“ Trevor Phillips' by Andy Gregg, ROTA Chief Executive.
Deighton Pierce Glynn solicitors will be available to chat with you live on ROTA’s ‘Holding to Account on Equalities’ website once a week.
Advice will be provided one to one on a first come first served basis. Each person will be given 10 minutes to chat to a solicitor about any PSED related issues they are facing or to clarify any technical legal points relating to the PSED.
To chat with a solicitor please visit: http://equalities.rota.org.uk/ from 12 noon – 1pm on the 20th of March 2015.
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ROTA is working in partnership with Deighton Pierce & Glynn Solicitors to provide preliminary legal advice to voluntary and community sector organisations. This is aimed at holding public authorities to account using the PSED of the Equality Act 2010.