The Equality Commission, in its race equality policy paper, highlights the need to combat prejudicial attitudes and to develop robust and reliable statistical information to better target and monitor key policies and actions. Read more
There is an urgent need for legislative reform
to strengthen the rights of individuals in NI against racial discrimination and harassment and ensure, at minimum, the law here keeps pace with legislative developments in GB.
The Commission recently made a submission to the UN Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Racial Discrimination (UNCERD) in Geneva. Download our Shadow Report (pdf)
and learn more about our work on UNCERD