EHRC report on the safety of disabled people

On 29 April 2009 the Equality and Human Rights Commission published ‘Promoting the safety and security of disabled people’.

The report summarises new research from the Equality and Human Rights Commission and sets out the actions the Commission will take to promote disabled people’s safety and security.

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BHA guidance on equality of religion or belief

As part of a project run with funding from the Equality and Human Rights Commission, the British Humanist Association produced a guidance document in 2009 which covers the main legislation and good practice regarding the ‘religion or belief’ equality strand.

‘Guidance on Equality of “Religion or Belief”‘ focuses mainly on the inclusion of non-religious people and minority religions in mainstream equality work.

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ECU report on LGBT experiences in higher education

The Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) published ‘The experience of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans staff and students in higher education’ in March 2009.

The report draws on research commissioned by ECU to build an authoritative evidence base of the actual – rather than perceived – experiences of LGBT staff and students.

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