Welcome to the National Equality Evidence Database. This is designed to assist anyone working in the public, private or third sectors to 

  • carry out research on protected groups so as to produce effective evidence based strategies, policies, plans or activities
  • find qualitative or quantitative research to assess the potential impacts of changes
  • share best practice widely to avoid 'reinventing the wheel'

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NHS staff guidance for Ramadan

Guidance for NHS staff on issues to consider during the holy month of Ramadan, including clinical interventions and assessments of patients, and the needs of…

Making Equality Work - The essential 'how to' handbook available FREE for a limited period

MAKING EQUALITY WORK is available for a limited period as a downloadable e-Pub book, FREE to users of NEED

New report on drug & alcohol treatment for LGB&T people

A new report examines how drug and alcohol treatment services can be improved for lesbian, gay, bisexual & trans (LGBT) people

New Book Documents British Trans Campaigning History

Pressing Matters - part history and part memoir - documents how the seeds of trans activism were first sown and cultivated in the UK