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  • The Human Rights Act

    Last updated: 15 Nov 2018

    The Human Rights Act allows you to defend your rights in UK courts and ensures that public organisations respect and protect your human rights.

  • Exercising your human rights

    Last updated: 06 Aug 2018

    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: 09 Oct 2018

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

  • About the Commission in Scotland

    Last updated: 18 Feb 2019

    An introduction to our work in Scotland.

  • Scottish news

    Last updated: 08 Mar 2019

    The latest news and announcements from the Commission in Scotland.

  • Public sector equality duty in Scotland

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    In this section you will find information and resources relating to the public sector equality duty in Scotland.

  • Our work in Scotland

    Last updated: 27 Nov 2018

    Here you will find details of the main programmes of work being undertaken by the Commission in Scotland.

  • Legal work in Scotland

    Last updated: 09 Jul 2018

    This section provides details of the work being carried out by the Commission's legal team in Scotland.

  • Human rights in Scotland

    This section contains information, guidance and materials on human rights in Scotland.

  • How to contact the Scotland office

    Last updated: 06 Jun 2018

    Here you can find all the details to contact the Commission's Scotland office.

  • About the Commission in Wales

    Last updated: 08 Aug 2018

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

  • Our work in Wales

    Last updated: 11 Apr 2019

    In this section you will find information on the many areas of work the Commission carries out in Wales.

  • Wales advice and guidance

    Last updated: 02 Feb 2017

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

  • Human rights in Wales

    Last updated: 11 Apr 2019

    Learn about human rights and our work in Wales. Human rights are the basic rights and freedoms, based on core principles like dignity, fairness, equality, respect and autonomy.

  • Know your rights

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

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

  • Freedom of expression

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

  • 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: 19 Feb 2019

    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: 19 Feb 2019

    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.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

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

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