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Removing Barriers to Education for Disabled Children - 3 legal cases

Removing Barriers to Education for Disabled Children - 3 legal cases
Families have agreed settlements of claims brought in the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal against three schools.

Denied the opportunity to work: £18k in disability discrimination case

Denied the opportunity to work: £18k in disability discrimination case
Claimant was denied the opportunity to work as a result of her daughter’s disability
 

Accepting and embracing difference in the workplace

Accepting and embracing difference in the workplace
Chief Commissioner Dr Michael Wardlow's latest 'view from the chair' article.

Employer's Blog: Discrimination by association – what is it?

Employer's Blog: Discrimination by association – what is it?
Blog article for employers by Eileen Lavery, Head of Policy at the Equality Commission

Businesses should anticipate the needs of disabled customers

Businesses should anticipate the needs of disabled customers
Chief Commissioner Dr Michael Wardlow's latest 'view from the chair'.
 

Blog article: Refugee Week 19-25 June 2017

Blog article: Refugee Week 19-25 June 2017
Blog article by Eileen Lavery, Head of Policy at the Equality Commission.

Housing and communities key inequalities: Commission statement

Housing and communities key inequalities: Commission statement
Housing and communities statement on key inequalities in Northern Ireland

Equality Commission investigates Dept for Communities decisions

Equality Commission investigates Dept for Communities decisions
Equality Commission is investigating funding decisions by Department for Communities