In order to provide complete functionality, this web site needs your explicit consent to store browser cookies. If you don't allow cookies, you may not be able to use certain features of the web site including but not limited to: log in, buy products, see personalized content, switch between site cultures. It is recommended that you allow all cookies.
 
 
Want to stay on the right side of the law? We support businesses and public authorities and help them to promote good practice.
 
How is our work influencing life in Northern Ireland and delivering equality? Learn more about our policy, legal and research work.
 
 

Calls to boycott Ashers products unhelpful to promoting equality

Calls to boycott Ashers products unhelpful to promoting equality
Calls to boycott Ashers products unhelpful to promoting equality.

Court rules cake case was discrimination

Court rules cake case was discrimination
The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland welcomes the judgement in Belfast County Court today in the case of Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd.

Court Decision: Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd

Court Decision: Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd
The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland welcomes the judgement given today in Belfast in the case of Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd.
 

The treatment of working mothers

The treatment of working mothers
Initial findings are showing that the most common complaint during pregnancy is redundancy or dismissal.

Employers - tell us what you think: pregnancy and maternity at work

Employers - tell us what you think: pregnancy and maternity at work
What have been the biggest challenges for you and your business in managing pregnancy, maternity leave and staff returning to work? What are the strategies and practices you have used to deal with them?

What the Ashers decision means for business

What the Ashers decision means for business
What the Ashers decision means for business
 

Equality Commission comment on report into naming of McCreesh Park

Equality Commission comment on report into naming of McCreesh Park
Equality Commission comment on Newry & Mourne District Council Report into the naming of McCreesh Park

Chief Commissioner reflects on the facts of Ashers decision

Chief Commissioner reflects on the facts of Ashers decision
Michael Wardlow reflects on the facts of the Ashers decision

Equality Commission welcomes appointment of new Commissioners

Equality Commission welcomes appointment of new Commissioners
The Equality Commission has welcomed the appointment of eleven new Commissioners.