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News and press releases for 2019

20/12/2019 - Can employers raise the issue of retirement with staff (blog)

17/12/2019 - Talking about retirement - handle with care (article)

19/11/2019 - Handling race discrimination in the workplace (article)

18/11/2019 - Does taking a discrimination case really change anything (blog)

14/11/2019 - Polish chef wins racial discrimination case at Tribunal (press release)

11/11/2019 - Anti-bullying week, 11-15 November 2019 (blog)

06/11/2019 - Welcoming and supporting newcomer children (blog)

30/10/2019 - £2,500 settlement for boy in trampoline case (press release)

29/10/2019 - Diversity and disability in public life (blog) 

22/10/2019 - Acting with confidence in recruiting someone with a disability (article)

17/10/2019 - Female engineer settles sex discrimination case (press release)

25/09/2019 - Woman wins £28,000 for pregnancy discrimination at Industrial TribunaI (press release)

24/09/2019 - What the year's casework tells us about discrimination in NI (article)

27/08/2019 - Online recruitment processes and the potential for discrimination (article)

15/08/2019 - Equality Commission comment on Mr Lee's application to European Court of Human Rights (statement)

13/08/2019 - Pregnancy and maternity discrimination remains an issue for working mothers (blog)

31/07/2019 - Disability discrimination decision stands following BT appeal (press release)

30/07/2019 - How employers can use the ‘reasonable steps’ defence (article)

19/07/2019 - Equality Commission NI publishes 20th Annual Report (2018-19) (press release)

17/07/2019 - Teacher settles sex discrimination case with Assumption Grammar School (press release)

03/07/2019 - Survey findings: are NI workplaces welcoming and inclusive (press release)

25/06/2019 - Equal pay and the law - what employers must know (blog)

21/06/2019 - Comment on Ulster University review of mental health policies in NI (statement)

18/06/2019 - Equality Commission welcomes appointment of new Commissioners (press release)

18/06/2019 - Welcoming women into the workplace (article)

30/05/2019 - Survey finds support for equality but doubts over public leadership (press release)

24/05/2019 - Judgement in race discrimination case against John Mulholland Motors (press release)

15/05/2019 - Harassment in the workplace: what employers need to do about it (blog)

14/05/2019 - 'They’re not racist, they’re just brought up different’ (article)

08/05/2019 - Reasonable adjustments and what they mean for deaf people (blog)

07/05/2019 - Arts Council NI Chief Executive settles Age Discrimination Case (press release)

02/05/2019 - Deaf woman settles disability discrimination case against bank (press release)

01/05/2019 - 
Reflections on Lee v Ashers Baking Company Judgment (blog)

16/04/2019 - Length of service, more experience and higher pay (blog)

09/04/2019 - Is it wrong to reward more experience with higher pay? (article)

12/03/2019 - NI could do better on women's rights - UN CEDAW Committee (press release)

08/03/2019 - A Woman's Place is in the Workplace (press release)

05/03/2019 - Recruitment must be open, fair and without bias (article)

01/03/2019 - Reflections on Lee v Ashers Baking Company Judgment (blog)

28/02/2019 - £3,000 settlement for boy told to leave Curry’s PC World Store (press release)

25/02/2019 - Commission briefs UN Committee on NI gender discrimination issues (press release)

19/02/2019 - Statement on PSNI recruitment process (statement)

18/02/2019 - 
Disabled Access Day (16March2019) (blog)

15/02/2019 - Employment and status of EU citizens in post-Brexit period (blog)

13/02/2019 - Travellers facing persistent inequalities (press release)

11/02/2019 - Supreme Court Costs Order in case of Gareth Lee v Ashers Baking Company Ltd. & Others (press release)

07/02/2019 - 28th Fair Employment Monitoring Report Published (press release)

06/02/2019 - Progressing women's equality in Northern Ireland (blog)

31/01/2019 - NI Health Trusts sign up to Mental Health and Disability Charters (press release)

29/01/2019 - The menopause and equality issues in the workplace (article)

09/01/2019 - The menopause - is it a workplace equality issue? (blog)