Equality and Human Rights Commission opens

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (previously known as the Commission for Equality and Human Rights) opened on 1 October 2007.

It replaces the Commission for Racial Equality (CRE), the Disability Rights Commission (DRC) and the Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC), as well as enforcing legislation protecting people from discrimination on the grounds of age, religion and belief, sexual orientation and transgender status and promoting compliance with the Human Rights Act.

Click here¬†for the Commission’s website