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Student settles case against Applegreen

Student settles case against Applegreen
Student settles case against Applegreen alleging sexual harassment for £6000

Transgender Day of Remembrance - 20 Nov 2016

Transgender Day of Remembrance - 20 Nov 2016

Sunday 20 November is Transgender day of Remembrance and the Equality Commission has been taking part in a week of events to mark the occasion.

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.
 

Changing laws is easier than changing people’s attitudes

Changing laws is easier than changing people’s attitudes
The Chief Commissioner's latest 'view from the chair' article

New employer training sessions and disability seminar for 2017

New employer training sessions and disability seminar for 2017
Employer Training Programme 2017 and new disability employment seminar - Register Now

Synergy Learning committed to getting IT right for women

Synergy Learning committed to getting IT right for women
Synergy Learning is the latest company committing to recruit more women through the Equality Commission’s STEM Charter.
 

Commission response to NI Executive's PfG consultation

Commission response to NI Executive's PfG consultation
The Equality Commission has responded to the NI Executive's consultation on a draft Programme for Government 2016-21.

Equality Commission publishes 26th Monitoring Report

Equality Commission publishes 26th Monitoring Report
Equality Commission publishes 26th Monitoring Report.

Gender Equality - policy priorities and recommendations

Gender Equality - policy priorities and recommendations
The Commission has refined and developed its gender equality policy priorities and recommendations.