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February 23, 2015
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Strategic Planning and Equality Bodies: Selected examples of Good Practice

Many equality bodies have adopted a strategic plan to guide their work Equality bodies work in order to combat discrimination and promote equality across the range of equality grounds covered by the European Union directives more effectively.
February 9, 2015

Positive Action Measures

The Experience of Equality Bodies This report discusses the complex legal issues relating to the application of positive action. It takes into account concrete cases, good […]
February 9, 2015

The Bigger Picture: Equality Bodies as part of the National Institutional Architecture for Equality

This report presents some examples from equality bodies on strategic planning in order to inspire and inform others. An Equinet Perspective This Perspective seeks to explore […]
July 23, 2014

Realising Rights: Equality Bodies and People with Disabilities. Supporting the review of the European Union Disability Strategy 2010-2020

The European Disability Strategy 2010-2020 is at its halfway mark and is under review. The list of actions developed for implementing this strategy for the first […]
May 26, 2014
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Using Values to create a more equal and accepting Europe

A report from the Public Interest Research Centre (PIRC), commissioned by Equinet, found that when people value community, social justice and freedom, they tend to be less discriminatory.
March 23, 2010

Making equality legislation work for Roma and Travellers

This Equinet Opinion provides a summary of the discussions carried out within the framework of Equinet’s initiative on Roma and Traveller equality and presents good practice by equality bodies in responding to Roma/Traveller issues.