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Two claimants with hearing loss settle cases against public bodies

Two claimants with hearing loss settle cases against public bodies
Two people with hearing loss have received settlements from public bodies after they took cases, alleging they suffered discrimination as a result of their disability.

Belfast Mela Festival - Sunday 30 August 2015

Belfast Mela Festival - Sunday 30 August 2015
The Equality Commission will be at this year's Belfast Mela Festival.

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.
 

Why diverse workforces present business opportunities

Why diverse workforces present business opportunities
Chief Commissioner Dr Michael Wardlow explains why diversity is not just an essential part of society, it presents opportunities for our local businesses.

View from the chair: Extending age discrimination law for all

View from the chair: Extending age discrimination law for all
Chief Commissioner Michael Wardlow explains why age discrimination law should be extended to include everyone.

Employer Training Programme: September 2015 - January 2016

Employer Training Programme: September 2015 - January 2016
New employer training sessions are now available for 2015-16. Book now to reserve your place.
 

Have we the generosity to include each other in our shared future?

Have we the generosity to include each other in our shared future?
Read Dr Michael Wardlow's opinion piece on how we can create a shared future on EamonnMallie.com

Conference on extending the law on age discrimination

Conference on extending the law on age discrimination
Ending discrimination in the provision of goods and services.

Equality Commission marks twenty five years of Pride

Equality Commission marks twenty five years of Pride
Equality Commission marks 25 years of Pride