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Belfast Pride Festival: Fri 19th July - 7th August 2016

Belfast Pride Festival: Fri 19th July - 7th August 2016
The Official Belfast Pride Guide for 2016 is now available.

Race case supported by Commission settled with Home Office

Race case supported by Commission settled with Home Office
The Home Office has paid a woman £2,000 in settlement of a claim of alleged racial discrimination at Belfast City Airport.

Agri body pays £47,500 in Sex Discrimination Settlements

Agri body pays £47,500 in Sex Discrimination Settlements
The Agri-Food and Bio-Sciences Institute has settled two cases of alleged sex discrimination.
 

Sex discrimination still an issue 40 years on from 1976 legislation

Sex discrimination still an issue 40 years on from 1976 legislation
Sex discrimination still an issue 40 years on from 1976 legislation

Creating a welcoming environment for diverse workforces

Creating a welcoming environment for diverse workforces
Chief Commissioner Dr Michael Wardlow looks at how employers have led the way in forging a more equal society.

Guidance for service providers following Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd

Guidance for service providers following Lee v Ashers Baking Co Ltd
See our guidance, short guide to the law and model policy for service providers.
 

Commission Response to Programme for Government Framework

Commission Response to Programme for Government Framework
The Commission welcomes and strongly supports the focus of the PfG Framework on achieving outcomes.

Commission rescinds decision on Newry & Mourne Council compliance

Commission rescinds decision on Newry & Mourne Council compliance
Commission rescinds decision on Newry & Mourne Council compliance

10 years of age discrimination legislation

10 years of age discrimination legislation
Ten years after age discrimination was made unlawful, we need to finish the job.