History of Rights & Equality Sandwell


Rights & Equality Sandwell (RES) was established on 1st April, 2003.
It’s previous name was Race Equality Sandwell. This was the result of a need to support the implementation of the Race Relations Amendment Act 2000.
Today RES is a strategic organisation with partners throughout the borough in order to offer support and guidance for all Sandwell Residents. We are also working closely with local Strategic Partnerships to support their Great People, Great Prospects Vision for Sandwell, this involves the current initiatives by the various Partnerships to promote rights, equality and community.