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Episode 101 Resources: Disability Employment Policies in the United Kingdom




  • Lord Kevin Shinkwin, Member of the House of Lords of the United Kingdom
  • Mr. Kim Hoque, Professor of Human Resource Management and Director of the Industrial Relations Research Unit at the University of Warwick Business School

About Disability Employment Charter

Disability Employment Charter
The Disability Employment Charter consists of nine areas of action that the authors believe the British government needs to tackle to address the disadvantage that disabled people face in finding and staying in work. Each of the nine areas of action contain several specific tasks that they believe will help achieve positive change for disabled people’s employment outcomes.

More Information on Lord Shinkwin’s Disability Rights Activities

Disability Rights and Policy in the United Kingdom (UK)

Disability Inclusive Employment Policy and Burton Blatt Institute (United States)