On 23 November 2007, EDF and JUSTICE held a conference about multi-dimensional discrimination in London attended by eighty participants.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (previously known as the Commission for Equality and Human Rights) opened on 1 October 2007.
Incitement to religious hatred became a criminal offence in England and Wales on 1 October 2007 with the commencement of the Racial and Religious Hatred Act.
The Equality and Diversity Forum responded to the Government discrimination law consultation that closed on 4 September 2007.
The Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 came into force on 1 October 2006.
The Equality Act gained Royal Assent on 20 February 2006.
The Civil Partnership Act came into force on 5 December 2005 and the first ceremonies took place on 21st December.
On 25 February 2005 an Equalities Review to investigate the causes of persistent discrimination and inequality in British society was announced by the Government.