Creating a fairer Britain
Read about our strategic priorities in our Strategic Plan 2012-2015
This new legislation came into force in October 2010. Find guidance, Codes of Practice and consultations
In November 2011, the Commission published the findings and recommendations of its Inquiry into human trafficking in Scotland.
In March 2013, a Follow On Report was published, looking at how far those bodies who deal with trafficking had met the recommendations and where attention was still needed.
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28 March 2013
Scottish Charities Appeal Panel decision in relation to St Margaret’s Children and Family Care Society, statement from the Equality and Human Rights Commission
11 November 2013
Commission publishes report on public bodies equality performance
28 June 2013
Commission publishes equality guidance for schools
Our programme of work in 2012/13 focused on challenging inequality, building opportunity and supporting a society based on fairness and respect.
EHRC report shows significant gender segregation, and low levels of ethnic minorities and disabled people in apprenticeships in Scotland.
Monitoring Scottish public authorities performance against the requirements to publish information as required by the Scotland Specific Duties.