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News and press releases for 2018

19/06/2018 - Belfast firm pays £25k in settlement of pregnancy discrimination case

19/06/2018 - Breaking the glass ceiling: the need for more women in the boardroom

01/06/2018 - Funding decisions should have been informed by equality assessments

25/05/2018 - Advice for employers: Fair employment monitoring and GDPR 

23/05/2018 - Persistent inequalities in employment need to be tackled (Key Inequalities in Employment in NI)

22/05/2018 - Recruiting fairly: being open, inclusive, fair to all potential applicants

16/05/2018 - Hughes Insurance Signs Charter during Mental Health Awareness Week

16/05/2018 - Lord Dubs to speak on rights and equality at Belfast (Good Friday) Agreement Anniversary event

24/04/2018 - Gender pay reporting - does it apply to Northern Ireland?

19/04/2018 - Equality Commission comment on Border Force recruitment

09/04/2018 - Tackling housing inequalities and understanding diverse needs (blog)

27/03/2018 - Settlement agreed by man asked to leave Belfast Youth Hostel

27/03/2018 - Interactions at work can greatly diminish prejudices (view from the chair)

23/03/2018 - Daughter had to tell father his illness was terminal

15/03/2018 - Equality Matters - perceptions of equality in Northern Ireland

08/03/2018 - Hyster-Yale committed to STEM on International Women’s Day

08/03/2018 -  All women should know, understand and exercise their rights

08/03/2018 - 40th company signs up to Equality Commission STEM Charter

27/02/2018 - A fairer society won’t be created by more monochrome boards (view from the chair)

22/02/2018 - Belfast Health Trust settles mental ill-health case

31/01/2018 - Latest Equality Awareness Survey published - 'A Question of Attitude'

30/01/2018 - Mind your health - Mental Health Charter (view from the chair)

23/01/2018 - Equality Commission welcomes Fawcett Society Sex Discrimination Law Review

08/01/2018 - NI still awaits gender pay gap strategy and reporting regulations

04/01/2018 - Taking one small step to a more equal society (blog)

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