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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.
 

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.

The treatment of working mothers in Northern Ireland

The treatment of working mothers in Northern Ireland
Initial findings are showing that the most common complaint during pregnancy is redundancy or dismissal.
 

Equality Commission marks twenty five years of Pride

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

Conference event: 27 Aug 2015 - Age law reform proposals

Conference event: 27 Aug 2015 - Age law reform proposals
Equality Commission to hold conference on OFMdFM's age law reform proposals.

Chief Commissioner's blog: Education - Learning to live together

Chief Commissioner's blog: Education - Learning to live together
In his latest blog, Chief Commissioner Dr Michael Wardlow looks at shared education.