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The Compendium of Practices on Equality Data

Equality data is defined as any piece of information that is useful for the purposes of describing and analysing the state of equality. Across the EU, […]

Age, Disability, Equality Bodies at Work, Europe, External publications, Gender, Gender identity, Horizontal issues, Members' publications, Other grounds, Racial and Ethnic Origin, Religion or Belief, Sexual Orientation, Work areas,

France: Defender of Rights sees deepening Inequalities

The Defender of Rights Annual Report for 2018 was presented by Jacques Toubon on 11 March. It meticulously analyses the work of the French equality body in its […]

Age, Disability, Equality Bodies at Work, Gender, Gender identity, Horizontal issues, Members' publications, Other grounds, Racial and Ethnic Origin, Religion or Belief, Sexual Orientation, Work areas,

Equality Bodies and Equinet – Promoting Equality in Europe

Equinet Brochure 2020 What are equality bodies? Why do we need them? What challenges do they face? This brochure aims to raise awareness about the role of […]

Age, Disability, Equality Bodies at Work, Equinet activities, Equinet Publications, Europe, Gender, Gender identity, Horizontal issues, Other grounds, Racial and Ethnic Origin, Religion or Belief, Sexual Orientation, Work areas, Newer Entries
July 29, 2020

Equinet’s first amicus curiae intervention to the European Court of Human Rights

Equinet has submitted its first third-party intervention before the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in the case of Franc TOPLAK v. Slovenia and Iztok MRAK v. Slovenia. This is the first time that the Court will decide on the merits of a case regarding the structural problem of physical accessibility to polling stations regarding persons with disabilities, and the positive duties States have to ensure effective accessibility.
July 9, 2019

Declaration on the Role of Equality Bodies: 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Equality and non-discrimination are deeply embedded in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).