This project’s goal is to begin to redress the marginalisation of race/ethnicity and migration within public health intervention and health inequalities research in England.
June 2017 - July 2018
November 2019 - March 2022
The aim of the Equal England network is to expand the successful Equal North network of over 550 members to build a national community of academics, researchers, practitioners, and members of the public across England who share a common interest in addressing health and social inequalities.
In February 2014, Public Health England commissioned the Due North Report – an independent inquiry into health equity in the North. The inquiry panel brought together different expertise and perspectives from the North East, North West, and Yorkshire and Humber and produced 4 key recommendations:
The network aims to support Public Health England in taking forward the Due North Report recommendations.
Joining the network will provide you with strong links to other members with a common interest in health and social inequality. It offers:
Equal England will hold the following launch events:
Newcastle University Press Office: More Covid-19 deaths globally in areas of high deprivation
Victoria J McGowan, Prof Clare Bambra. 2022. COVID-19 mortality and deprivation: pandemic, syndemic, and endemic health inequalities. The Lancet Public Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2468-2667(22)00223-7