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Women and Equalities Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Women and Equalities Committee examines the work of the Government Equalities Office (GEO). It holds Government to account on equality law and policy, including the Equality Act 2010 and cross Government activity on equalities. It also scrutinises the Equality and Human Rights Commission.

Committee's work on sexual harassment

These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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First Report - Levelling Up and equality: a new framework for change
Inquiry The role of the GEO: embedding equalities across Government
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
HC 702
Report
Sixth Report: Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image
Inquiry Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
HC 274
Report
Response to this report
Second Special Report: Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image: Government Response to the Committee’s Sixth Report of Session 2019–21
HC 359
Special Report
Second Special Report: Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image: Government Response to the Committee’s Sixth Report of Session 2019–21
Inquiry Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
HC 359
Special Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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22 September 2021
Inquiry The Rights of Cohabiting Partners
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Oral Evidence
15 September 2021
Inquiry Gender Sensitive Parliament
Witnesses Dr John Benger (Clerk of the House at House of Commons), Marianne Cwynarski OBE (Director General at House of Commons), Sarah Davies (Clerk Assistant and Managing Director of the Chamber and Participation Team at House of Commons), and Sarah Petit (Cultural Transformation Director at House of Commons)
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Oral Evidence
15 September 2021
Inquiry Gender Sensitive Parliament
Witnesses Ian Todd (Chief Executive Officer at Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA)), and Amanda Colledge (Business Case Director at Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body)
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Oral Evidence
MEW0014 - Menopause and the workplace
Witnesses Anonymised
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Written Evidence
HAB0364 - The Rights of Cohabiting Partners
Witnesses Family Law in Partnership
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Written Evidence
HAB0303 - The Rights of Cohabiting Partners
Witnesses Mr Michael Gouriet (Partner at Withers LLP)
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Written Evidence

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