Commons Women and Equalities Committee

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

MP Philip Davies 'wholeheartedly in favour' of removing the word "women" from Equalities Committee name

Men's rights activist elected to join Women and Equalities Committee says 'some feminists don't believe in equality'

MP 'in favour' of removing the word 'women' from Equalities Committee name

Philip Davies was recently elected unopposed to fill a Conservative spot on Parliament's Women and Equalities Committee

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

'Sexual harassment of girls in schools is not new, but must be tackled', says MP Maria Miller

Sexual harassment of girls at school must stop, says MP Maria Miller

Sexual harassment of girls at school must stop, says MP Maria Miller

New figures from the women and equalities select committee reveals more than half of girls in schools and colleges have faced sexual harassment

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Pregnancy discrimination: 'We don't have teeth that can really bite and make employers think twice', says MP

Pregnancy discrimination: Maria Miller demands tougher measures 'to make employers think twice'

Maria Miller demands tougher measures on pregnancy discrimination

Miller, chair of Parliament's Women and Equalities Committee, conducted a report which showed huge amounts of discrimination towards pregnant women and new mothers

Pregnancy discrimination: 'There's often a pattern of treatment that begins', lawyer reveals

Pregnancy discrimination: Women advised to keep a diary

Women advised to keep a diary to guard against pregnancy discrimination

Lawyer Claire Dawson gave her advice after a report found more than one in 10 pregnant women and new mothers face workplace discrimination