Equality Bodies at Work

June 19, 2019

Good Practice Exchange on standards for equality bodies

On 18-19 June, the European Commission, together with the Swedish Government organised a good practice exchange seminar to start exploring and building a shared understanding of […]
June 7, 2019

Denmark: Parents discriminated in the labour market

The Danish Institute for Human Rights published a report on the labour market in Denmark, analysing how men and women experience discrimination when deciding to have children or taking parental leave.
June 5, 2019

Luxembourg: Annual Report 2018

On 21 May 2019, the Centre for Equal Treatment (CET) of Luxembourg published its Annual Report for the year 2018.
May 2, 2019

Spain: Report on Discrimination and Roma Community

Spotlight on intersectionality and Roma Women  The Fundación Secretariado Gitano (FSG) presents its XIV Report on Discrimination of the Roma Community for the year 2018. FSG has been […]
May 2, 2019

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, […]
May 2, 2019

Ireland: Electoral Commission Recommendations

In response to a public consultation on the establishment of an electoral commission in Ireland, the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC) calls on the Government to […]
May 2, 2019

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 […]
March 22, 2019

Equality Bodies contributing to the 2030 agenda for Sustainable Development Goals

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals it encompasses reflect an important and ambitious global policy framework for human development. This agenda is to be pursued […]
March 19, 2019

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 […]