EVENT: Discrimination Law Association – DLA Conference “Challenging Everyday Racism – Legal and Policy Initiatives”

Posted November 14th, 2018 in Forthcoming events by sally

‘The DLA Conference 2018: “Challenging Everyday Racism – Legal and Policy Initiatives” will explore current equality and discrimination issues through the lens of race. Our speakers will interrogate the strategic litigation and policy tools to challenge racism and the hostile environment for immigrants. Jacqueline McKenzie (solicitor at McKenzie, Beute and Pope), one of our keynote speakers will discuss the lessons learned from representing those affected by the hostile environment and Windrush Scandal. Elizabeth Prochaska’s (Legal Director of Equality and Human Rights Commission) keynote will focus on the ECHR enforcement, including a new inquiry on racist harassment. Ijeoma Omambala (Old Square Chambers) will deliver our regular Legal Update.’

Date: 27th November 2018, 9.30am-5.00pm

Location: Allen & Overy, Bishops Square, London E1 6AD

Charge: See website for details

More information can be found here.