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How is our work influencing life in Northern Ireland and delivering equality? Learn more about our policy, legal and research work.
 
 

Investigation into pregnancy/ maternity in the workplace

Investigation into pregnancy/ maternity in the workplace
The Equality Commission is to conduct an investigation into the treatment of pregnant workers and mothers in workplaces across Northern Ireland.

Every customer counts: promoting accessible services

Every customer counts: promoting accessible services
The Commission has launched a new initiative to promote accessible services for people with disabilities.

Appointments to the Equality Commission for 2015

Appointments to the Equality Commission for 2015
The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland invites applications for appointment to the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland.
 

Invitation to tender: photographic services

Invitation to tender: photographic services
We are looking for a supplier of photographic services for our press, publications and web-based work.

Pregnancy, maternity and employment in NI

Pregnancy, maternity and employment in NI
Why are approximately 20% of all sex discrimination complaints on the grounds of pregnancy and maternity?

Commission comment on Tribunal decision

Commission comment on Tribunal decision

Commission disappointed at Tribunal decision.

 

Disability still tops discrimination complaints

Disability still tops discrimination complaints
Disability discrimination remains the most reported form of discrimination to the Equality Commission.

Proposed changes to law on age discrimination

Proposed changes to law on age discrimination
Equality Commission comments on proposed changes to law on age discrimination.

Commission comment on naming of McCreesh Park

Commission comment on naming of McCreesh Park
Commission comment on naming of McCreesh Park