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Equal pay success for Avoca baristas supported by Equality Commission

Equal pay success for Avoca baristas supported by Equality Commission
Two women working at Avoca’s Café in Belfast have won an equal pay claim.

Student settles case against Applegreen

Student settles case against Applegreen
Student settles case against Applegreen alleging sexual harassment for £6000

Transgender Day of Remembrance - 20 Nov 2016

Transgender Day of Remembrance - 20 Nov 2016

Sunday 20 November is Transgender day of Remembrance and the Equality Commission has been taking part in a week of events to mark the occasion.

 

Libraries NI signs up to ‘Every Customer Counts’ initiative

Libraries NI signs up to ‘Every Customer Counts’ initiative
Turning a new page - promoting accessible services

Being mindful of mental ill health in the workplace

Being mindful of mental ill health in the workplace
The Chief Commissioner's latest 'view from the chair' article.

Equality updates for employers and mental health cafe event

Equality updates for employers and mental health cafe event
Annual employer equality updates in 4 locations across NI and mental health café event in Belfast (22nd March)
 

Disability Rights in NI: UKIM report and supplementary submissions

Disability Rights in NI: UKIM report and supplementary submissions
UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Annual meeting of human rights and equality commissions

Annual meeting of human rights and equality commissions
The meeting took place on 16th January.

Commission response to NI Executive's PfG consultation

Commission response to NI Executive's PfG consultation
The Equality Commission has responded to the NI Executive's consultation on a draft Programme for Government 2016-21.