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News and press releases for 2021

22/07/2021 - Disability discrimination case on BSL sign language settled (press release)

19/07/2021 - Equality Commission’s Annual Report 2020-21 published (press release)

09/07/2021 - Women’s Participation in Public life in Northern Ireland (blog)

08/07/2021 - Workplace row over Pride posters settled (press release)

06/07/2021 - STEM careers - open the door to women (article)

22/06/2021 - House of Lords introductory inquiry into operation of the NI Protocol (submission)

17/06/2021 - Draft Policy on Legal Advice and Assistance (consultation)

08/06/2021 - Fair Employment Monitoring Report No.30 published (press release)

08/06/2021 - The menopause (article)

01/06/2021 - Statement on educational underachievement panel report (statement)

19/05/2021 - What needs to change to address educational underachievement in Northern Ireland? (blog)

19/05/2021 - Act now on teachers' exception from fair employment laws (blog)

17/05/2021 - Removal of the Teachers’ exception provisions from the Fair Employment law in NI (press release)

17/05/2021 - Menopause - a workplace issue?  Guidance for employers and employees (press release)

11/05/2021 - Equality Commission poll of opinions about NI work (article)

05/05/2021 - Race Equality - a need for ongoing action (blog)

14/04/2021 - Commissions update Assembly Committee on equality protections post Brexit (press release)

13/04/2021 - Pregnancy and maternity in the workplace (article)

13/04/2021 - Education - Important lessons learned from the pandemic (press release)

24/03/2021 - An extraordinary year Chief Commissioner's year in review (article)

16/03/2021 - Employing people with disabilities (article)

04/03/2021 - First meeting of new Disability Forum to work on UN Convention implementation (press release)

02/03/2021 - Making It Work - Employment support services for disabled people (press release)

16/02/2021 - It's important for everyone to be safe (article)

04/02/2021 - Mid and East Antrim Borough Council sign Mental Health Charter (press release)

04/02/2021 - Time to Talk Day (blog article)

19/01/2021 - Encouraging women in NI to climb the STEM career ladder (article)

15/01/2021 - Belfast Multi-Cultural Association attack (statement)

04/01/2021 - New human rights and equality oversight roles begin (press release)