The English Regions Equality and Human Rights Network (EREN) was set up in April 2008 and comprises of strategic Third Sector organisations from all 9 English regions with a broad equalities and human rights brief, and a significant membership of associate networks in the Region that they serve.


EREN seeks to facilitate the engagement of influential regional equality networks in a regular dialogue with key government, statutory and third sector bodies in order to influence and shape policy debate; collect, examine and share good practice; exchange information and intelligence; and help with delivery in the regions.