The Ad Hoc Committee on a Bill of Rights for Northern Irealand has issued a consultation which will close on the 29th January. The Women's Regional Consortium organised a focus group to gather the views of members and this session was recorded. An abridged version of the recording is available here.
One of the biggest challenges we faced during lockdown was delivering hands-on courses that we normal teach in our workshop. We quickly adapted our programmes to enable remote learning for our students, delivering short courses, on video calls, in gardening, personal development and flower arranging.
The Consortium Research Paper entitled The Impact of Universal Credit on Women has been published and is now available on the Consortium website for download. Siobhán has also produced a shorter-page summary document to accompany the longer research paper. This summary is also available for download from the Consortium website.