News in Wales

The Commission regularly produces press releases that relate to important issues of the day, recent campaigns or other important events with which we have been involved.


Equality Exchange Network Events: September & October 2014 in Nantgarw, St David's and Wrexham

Members had the opportunity to discuss EHRC research and monitoring of the PSED in Wales and the Commission's Inquiry into Religion and Belief.


EHRC Wales Committee completes its fact finding journey around Wales

On Wednesday 21 May the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s Wales Committee held its 28th meeting, at Flintshire County Hall in Mold. 


Equality and Human Rights Commission and Welsh Government sign Concordat

This week, the Equality and Human Rights Commission and the Welsh Government signed a Concordat that set out an agreed approach for an effective relationship between the two organisations.


Who Runs Wales? 2014 Report Launched

New report reveals 'a lost decade' in attempts to get more women into top jobs in Wales


Annual Lecture explores mental ill health and human rights

On Tuesday 10 December, the Equality and Human Rights Commission is held its Annual Human Rights Lecture as part of the events taking place across the world to mark International Human Rights Day


New guidance launched to help employers support staff experiencing domestic abuse

New guidance is launched today to help employers manage and support employees affected by domestic abuse, which one in four women will experience at some point in their lifetime.


Guidance on building a fairer Wales

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has today published Technical Guidance to assist public authorities in using the Public Sector Equality Duty Wales as a tool to improve public services in Wales. The new guidance will also assist courts and tribunals in passing judgement on issues of equality law.

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014