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Past projects

In this section you can find out more about past projects undertaken by the Commission.

  • How fair is Britain?

    Find out about our first review of the progress that society is making in relation to equality, human rights and good relations. This report, which was published in 2010, precedes Is Britain Fairer?

  • Freedom of expression

    Read our legal guidance on what the law says about the right to freedom of expression and when and where it can be restricted.

  • Race in Britain

    A decade after the Macpherson Inquiry into the death of Stephen Lawrence, the Commission produced two key pieces of research to help promote a wider debate about the race and equality landscape in Britain. Read the full information here.

  • Care and support

    Find out about the Commission’s project from 2009 to ensure that effective social care is central to delivering equality and human rights. This work includes extensive research and recommendations for social care providers.

  • Trans inequalities review

    Read about the main findings from the Trans Research Review (Mitchell and Howarth 2009) published by the Commission in October 2009, and the work the Commission undertook in this area.

  • Gypsies and Travellers: simple solutions for living together

    Read the research by the Commission on gypsies and travellers and the problems faced around accommodation.