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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.
 
 

Pregnancy and maternity still a problem for women at work

Pregnancy and maternity still a problem for women at work
Pregnancy and maternity is still a problem for women in the workplace.

Belfast sisters settle sexual harassment cases for £30k

Belfast sisters settle sexual harassment cases for £30k
The case, settled against Herbel Restaurants (trading as KFC) was assisted by the Equality Commission.

Racial prejudice causes climate of fear for our fellow citizens

Racial prejudice causes climate of fear for our fellow citizens
We have set out some essential priorities in the work to promote racial equality and tackle racist hate crime in NI.
 

Flexible Working events: Enniskillen and Newry

Flexible Working events: Enniskillen and Newry
We are running two events for employers in the Enniskillen and Newry areas on the topic of Flexible Working.

Women in Business Awards 2016 - Apply Now!

Women in Business Awards 2016 - Apply Now!
Apply for the 'Advancing diversity in the workplace' award

Recognising challenges faced by disabled people in employment

Recognising challenges faced by disabled people in employment
Employers should recognize challenges faced by disabled people in their workforce.
 

Chief Commissioner's Blog: Thought on International Peace Day 2016

Chief Commissioner's Blog: Thought on International Peace Day 2016
Peace does not belong to one side, one tradition or group. It is not owned by one section of our society.

Commission recommendations for Programme for Government

Commission recommendations for Programme for Government
See our key recommendations to inform the development and delivery of the 2016-19 Programme for Government.

Commission feeds into UN Committee on race equality

Commission feeds into UN Committee on race equality
Submission to UN Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Racial Discrimination (UNCERD)