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  • Blog

    Published: 07 Feb 2019

    Our Chair David Isaac explores the lessons we can learn from LGBT history.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 13 Feb 2019

    Advice for advisers on discrimination at work.

  • Blog

    Published: 11 Feb 2019

    What are we doing to help people who have experienced discrimination get justice?

  • News

    Published: 01 Mar 2019

    A legal inquiry has been launched into whether people with disabilities are experiencing discrimination and being put at risk of miscarriages of justice in the criminal justice system.

  • Our inquiry looked at whether legal aid enables people who raise a discrimination complaint in England and Wales to get justice.

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    First Published: 19 Jun 2019

    How can we remove unnecessary barriers to justice and make sure people are supported to bring discrimination claims?

  • News

    Published: 20 Jun 2019

    We have launched an investigation into the care agency Elite CarePlus Ltd, after receiving evidence that it was asking pre-employment health questions during its recruitment and registration process.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 27 Feb 2019

    What is Age discrimination? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 15 May 2019

    What is gender reassignment discrimination? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 27 Feb 2019

    What is Marriage and civil partnership discrimination? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 27 Feb 2019

    What is race discrimination ? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 06 Mar 2019

    What is religion or belief discrimination? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 21 Feb 2019

    What is sex discrimination? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 11 Oct 2016

    What is sexual orientation discrimination? We explain its definition, areas covered and what constitutes discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    The Equality Act became law in 2010. It covers everyone in Britain and protects people from discrimination, harassment and/or victimisation. The information on the Your Rights pages is here to help you understand if you have been treated unlawfully.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Jun 2017

    What is a hate crime and how can you report it? It covers hate crimes related to race, religion, sexual orientation and transgender identity.

  • publication download

    First Published: 23 Feb 2015

    Inquiry revealing that despite many reports and recommendations, adults with mental health conditions have died of ‘non-natural’ causes while in state detention in police cells and psychiatric wards.

  • Blog

    Published: 07 Nov 2016

    David Isaac blogs about the launch of the Commission's new pregnancy and maternity initiative, Working Forward.

  • News

    Published: 14 Dec 2016

    A major new inquiry starting today will investigate the chronic lack of accessible and adaptable housing available for disabled people in Britain.

  • News

    Published: 18 Jan 2017

    Commission welcomes landmark Supreme Court ruling that bus companies must end ‘first come, first served’ policies, and do more to give priority spaces to travelling wheelchair users.

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