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Unequal impact: Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the impact on people with protected characteristics

Inquiry

The Women and Equalities Committee is launching an inquiry. We want to hear about the different and disproportionate impact that the Coronavirus – and measures to tackle it - is having on people with protected characteristics under the Equality Act.

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We have launched three sub-inquries on the impact of Coronavirus (Covid-19):

Reports and government responses

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Oral evidence transcripts

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10 June 2020
Inquiry Unequal impact: Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the impact on people with protected characteristics
Witnesses Professor Lucy Yardley, Sense, and Ali Harris (Chief Executive at Equally Ours)
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Oral Evidence
20 May 2020
Inquiry Unequal impact: Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the impact on people with protected characteristics
Witnesses Equality and Human Rights Commission, and Equality and Human Rights Commission
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Oral Evidence
6 May 2020
Inquiry Unequal impact: Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the impact on people with protected characteristics
Witnesses UCL Institute of Health Equity, Office for National Statistics, and University College London
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Oral Evidence
Witnesses Ms Elizabeth Jiménez- Yáñez (Coordinator at Step Up Migrant Women Coalition )
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Written Evidence
Witnesses Wendy Irwin (Equalities Lead at Royal College of Nursing )
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Written Evidence
Witnesses Kirsty Kitchen (Head of Policy and Communications at Birth Companions)
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Written Evidence

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  • Address: Committee Office, House of Commons, Palace of Westminster, SW1A 0AA