Posts Tagged ‘ Northern Ireland ’

Equality Commission NI recommendations on Programme for Government Framework

July 19, 2016
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland responded in July 2016 with recommendations for the Northern Ireland government on their Programme for Government Framework. Their full response is available along with a key point briefing.
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Equality Commission NI: five key actions to promote racial equality

June 21, 2016
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland has set out the five priority actions that it considers the Northern Ireland Executive needs to take to promote racial equality in Northern Ireland.
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Posted in: Briefings and leaflets, Research and reports, Training and guidance

Programme for Government: recommendations by the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland

May 23, 2016
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In May 2016, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland set out its recommendations in relation to the next Programme for Government (PfG) and Budget of the Northern Ireland Executive.
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Report on potential effects of the repeal of the Human Rights Act

April 1, 2016

An independent report by Doughty Street Chambers and KRW Law, commissioned by the European United Left/Nordic Green Left group of the European Parliament, looks into the possible effects of the repeal of the Human Rights Act, with a particular focus on Northern Ireland.
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Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission 2015 Annual Statement

January 17, 2016

'The 2015 Annual Statement. Human Rights in Northern Ireland' was published by the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission in December 2015.
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Equality Commission for Northern Ireland: 25th Monitoring Report

December 21, 2015
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In December 2015, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published 'Fair Employment Monitoring Report No.25'.
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Consultation: Equality Commission for Northern Ireland Corporate Plan

December 18, 2015
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

ECNI is keen to hear views on the priorities suggested in its draft Corporate Plan 2016-2019. The consultation closed on 8 March 2016.
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Northern Ireland – Key Inequalities in Education

October 25, 2015
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In October 2014, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published an assessment of the experiences of people in education across all the equality grounds in Northern Ireland.
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Paper on ‘Good Relations in Northern Ireland: Towards a definition in Law’

March 9, 2015

'Good Relations in Northern Ireland: Towards a definition in Law' was published by the Equality Coalition in October 2014.
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Committee on the Administration of Justice publication: ‘Unequal Relations?’

March 9, 2015

'Unequal Relations? Policy, the Section 75 duties and Equality Commission advice: has "good relations" been allowed to undermine equality?' was published by the Committee on the Administration of Justice (CAJ) in May 2013.
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Report on the ‘Human Rights Provisions of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement 15 years on’

March 9, 2015

'Mapping the Rollback? Human Rights Provisions of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement 15 years on' was published in November 2013.
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ECNI guide to the public sector equality and disability duties

December 15, 2014
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

'A short guide to the public sector equality and disability duties' was published by the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland in October 2014.
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Posted in: Equality Duty - Guidance – Equality and Human Rights Commission, Training and guidance

Policy priorities and recommendations on racial equality in Northern Ireland

July 10, 2014
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

The ECNI's race equality policy paper highlights the need to combat prejudicial attitudes and to develop robust and reliable statistical information to better target and monitor key policies and actions.
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JRF research examining economic and social mobility among ethnic minority groups in Northern Ireland

June 2, 2014
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

In May 2014 the Joseph Rowntree Foundation Poverty and Ethnicity programme published research examining economic and social mobility among ethnic minority groups in Northern Ireland.
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Northern Ireland ‘Decisions and Settlements Review’

February 17, 2014
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In February 2014, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published its 2012-2013 'Decisions and Settlements Review'.
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ECNI report: Childcare – Maximising the Economic Participation of Women

March 13, 2013
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published 'Childcare: Maximising the Economic Participation of Women' in March 2013.
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JRF: ‘What is the relationship between poverty and ethnicity in Northern Ireland?’

February 11, 2013
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

A Joseph Rowntree Foundation study published in 2013 finds that not everyone in Northern Ireland has benefitted equally from economic success.
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Rainbow Project report: ‘Multiple identity; Multiple Exclusions and Human Rights’

December 1, 2012
Rainbow Project

'Multiple identity; Multiple Exclusions and Human Rights: The experiences of people with disabilities who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people living in Northern Ireland' was published November 2012.
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Equality Commission Northern Ireland: ‘Showcasing Disability Best Practice’

October 14, 2012
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

Published by the ECNI in September 2012, 'Showcasing Disability Best Practice' highlights the practical steps local employers are taking to boost employment opportunities for disabled people.
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Equality Commission Northern Ireland: ‘Do You Mean Me?’

June 25, 2012
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

'Do You Mean Me? Discrimination: attitudes and experience in Northern Ireland' was published by the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland in June 2012.
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Equality Commission for Northern Ireland: proposals for disability protection

May 28, 2012
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In March 2012, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published 'Strengthening Protection for Disabled People. Proposals for Reform'.
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Equality Commission for Northern Ireland report on disability programmes and policies

March 5, 2012
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

‘Disability Programmes and Policies: How does Northern Ireland measure up?’ was published by the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland in January 2012.
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ECNI guidance on discrimination in goods, facilities and services

September 29, 2011
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In September 2011, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published 'Goods, facilities, services and premises: a short guide to discrimination law'.
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Rainbow Project report on workplace equality

March 30, 2011
Rainbow Project

In March 2011, the Rainbow Project published 'Through Our Eyes – Experiences of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual People in the Workplace.’
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Briefing on the gaps between GB and Northern Ireland equality law

March 4, 2011
Equality Commision Northern Ireland ECNI

In January 2011, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published a briefing note on 'The gaps between GB and NI equality law'.
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Report on ‘Employment Inequalities in an Economic Downturn’

October 10, 2010

In September 2010, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published ‘Employment Inequalities in an Economic Downturn’.
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Northern Ireland discrimination cases digest

July 21, 2010

In June 2010, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published its 2008-2009 Decisions and Settlements Review which gives summaries of the 64 cases supported by the Commission and resolved during the year.
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Equality Commissions defend the Human Rights Act

March 31, 2010

On 30 March 2010, the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC) and the Scottish Human Rights Commission (SHRC) issued a joint statement in support of retaining and building upon the Human Rights Act 1998.
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ECNI survey of age-related attitudes and awareness

July 15, 2008

In July 2008, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published the findings of a survey on age-related issues.
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A Single Equality Bill for Northern Ireland

October 21, 2004

On 21 October 2004, the Equality and Diversity Forum and JUSTICE hosted a seminar on the Northern Ireland Single Equality Bill Consultation.
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