Creating a fairer Britain
30 May 2012
The findings of the Equality and Human Rights Commission's formal review of human rights in England and Wales have been supported by a new report by the United Nations.
28 May 2012
The appointment of women to FTSE 350-listed non-executive director roles is being held back by selection processes which ultimately favour candidates with similar characteristics to existing male-dominated board members, according to a new report released today by the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
17 May 2012
A new report from the Equality and Human Rights Commission has found that disabled people continue to be put at a disadvantage in the workplace.
15 May 2012
A human rights case, in which the Commission intervened, has established that housing benefit must take into account the extra needs of disabled children and adults.
14 May 2012
The Commission today publishes its equality assessment of the government’s 2010 Spending Review.
10 May 2012
The Equality and Human Rights Commission has serious concerns about the findings in the Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration's report on the conduct of passenger searches and the use of arrest powers in Gatwick North Terminal.