June 22, 2018

Equinet welcomes standards adopted by the European Commission for the independence and effectiveness of equality bodies

May 24, 2018

Work Life Balance

The series of Equinet’s ’In Focus Briefs’ are short thematic papers, which highlight the work of Equinet and its members, as well as European developments on a given topic. This one focuses on the issue of work life balance, highlighting the work of equality bodies to support work life balance, what challenges they face and good practice examples. EU level developments on work life balance are also outlined.
May 7, 2018

Strategic Litigation Handbook

Strategic litigation is used by some equality bodies, while others currently consider experimenting the use of this tool to take up cases that can result in important clarifications and adjustments of the applicable law and positive changes going beyond the particular case.
March 30, 2018

Faith in Equality: Religion and Belief in Europe

Background In the past six years, the legal area has further evolved, not the least through judicial decisions that often spark wider public attention and provoke […]
February 27, 2018

Enhancing the impact of equality bodies and ombudsperson offices: making links

The purpose of this perspective is to establish and explore the links between equality bodies and ombudsperson offices, build a knowledge base about making these links, enable a better understanding of the challenges in making such links, and identify the good practices that underpin the most fruitful linkages.
December 6, 2017
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Equinet publishes updated Factsheet and Compendium on inclusion of Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Equinet's 2017 Factsheet and Compendium of Good Practices focuses on the work of equality bodies regarding the integration of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.
November 13, 2017

Call to action: Bring Children together for Diversity

As segregation of Roma in education is worsening, equality and human rights organizations call for redoubled efforts at inclusive education. 13 November 2017 – Brussels, Strasbourg, […]
October 19, 2017
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Equality Bodies contributing to the List of Actions to Advance LGBTI Equality

New Equinet Factsheet The European Commission List of Actions by the Commission to advance LGBTI equality is a welcome policy tool available at EU level and it is essential […]
October 5, 2017

Communication Material: Celebrating 10 Years of the Equinet Network

Since 2007, Equinet has been promoting equality in Europe by supporting and enabling the work of national equality bodies. It supports equality bodies to be independent […]