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One in Six UK Employees Discriminated Against
Date created: 04/04/2011

A new study from the Employers Forum on Age revealed that one in six workers feel they have been discriminated against when applying for a job .. read more

Government U-Turn on Equality Duties may reduce need for Diversity Specialists
Date created: 21/03/2011

In a surprise announcement Theresa May Minister for Equalities and Women has commissioned a policy review on the specific equality duties that were due to come into force on April 6th. .. read more

Consultation launched On Age Equality Exemptions
Date created: 07/03/2011

With new Single Equality Duties set to kick in from April 2012, the government has launched a consultation on how exemptions may apply in practise on age as a protected characteristic.. read more

97% of recruitment websites provide no Equality or Diversity information
Date created: 20/02/2011

Urgent action is needed to improve recruitment websites to make them accessible and welcoming for all users a report finds.. read more

Equality Human Rights Commission Facing Catastrophic Cuts
Date created: 07/02/2011

Slamming the Equalities watchdog for squandering public money, the Coalition government are going to strip a further 60% the Equality Human Rights Commissionís funding.. read more