Gypsies and Travellers

CBP-8083

Published 08/09/2017 Amended 08/09/2017

Topics:  Racial discrimination

Summary

This House of Commons Library briefing paper provides an overview of the key issues and policies relating to Gypsy and Traveller communities in England. The paper examines a range of issues including: inequalities, racial discrimination, accommodation needs, illegal encampments, health and education outcomes, employment rates, welfare reform and evidence of over-representation in the criminal justice system.

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http://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-8083