Equality

Equality Commission for Northern Ireland - http://www.equalityni.org

The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland is an independent public body established under the Northern Ireland Act, 1998. It aims to advance equality, promote equality of opportunity, encourage good relations and challenge discrimination through promotion, advice and enforcement.

Equality and Human Rights Commission - Britain - http://www.equalityhumanrights.com/

From 1 October 2007, the Equality and Human Rights Commission took over the role and functions of the Commission for Racial Equality (CRE), the Disability Rights Commission (DRC) and the Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) in Britain, with new responsibilities for sexual orientation, age, religion and belief, and human rights.

Equality Authority, Republic of Ireland - http://www.equality.ie

The Equality Authority is an independent State body established in the Irish Republic to ensure that all citizens in the country are treated equally and to try to eliminate discrimination on nine grounds - gender, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, religion, age (does not apply to a person under 16), disability, race and membership of the Traveller community.

National Disability Authority - Republic of Ireland - http://www.nda.ie/

The National Disability Authority is the lead State agency in the Republic of Ireland on disability issues, providing independent expert advice to Government on policy and practice.