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  • Exercising your human rights

    We advise how people what they need to do if their human rights have been breached and they want to take action.

  • Our human rights work

    Last updated: 31 Aug 2017

    The Commission carries out a range of work to promote awreness, understanding and protection of human rights. We also encourage public auhtorities to cmply with the Human Rights Act.

  • Current human rights debates

    Last updated: 26 Apr 2017

    The government has announced that it intends to bring forward proposals for a British Bill of Rights to replace the Human Rights Act. This section updates you with information about the proposals, the parliamentary process and our response.

  • About the Commission in Wales

    Last updated: 25 Jan 2017

    The Equality and Human Rights Commission in Wales champions equality and human rights for all, working to eliminate discrimination, reduce inequality, protect human rights and to build good relations.

  • Wales advice and guidance

    Last updated: 02 Feb 2017

    Advice and guidance in Wales including Public Sector Equality Duty guidance.

  • Know your rights

    Find out more about your rights under the Equality Act 2010 and how it protects different characteristics.

  • Freedom of expression

    Last updated: 10 Feb 2017

  • Making sport inclusive

    The Commission is working with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and Premiership Rugby to encourage people from all backgrounds to participate in sports.

  • Equal pay

    Last updated: 05 Jan 2017

    Advice and guidance on equal pay - what it is, why it matters and what you can do to put equal pay in place in your organisation.

  • Power to the Bump

    Last updated: 27 Nov 2016

    Power to the Bump is a campaign that empowers young mothers in the workplace. Mothers can find out about their rights when pregnant, on maternity leave and return to work to ensure a healthy pregnancy.

  • Last updated: 25 May 2016

    Read about the education findings from our How fair is Britain review.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 14 Jul 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to centrally provided services.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 15 Apr 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to the physical environment.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to academic progression and transfer.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to assessments and examinations.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 24 Jul 2017

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to disabled students.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to field trips.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to graduation and certificate ceremonies.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to qualifications.

  • Last updated: 25 May 2016

    Read about the standard of living findings from our How fair is Britain review.

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