From the Outset: Why Violence should be a priority for the Commission for Equality and Human Rights

June 29, 2007


This paper was commissioned by EVAW for the Equality Review, to argue that violence should be a cross-cutting them in the soon to be established Commission on Equality and Human Rights. The paper was updated and launched at an event hosted by the Equality and Diversity Forum, and has prompted considerable reflection and debate, including on the usefulness of the concept of ‘hate crime’.

  • Authors:
    Miranda Horvath, Liz Kelly