Equality Act 2010

Types of discrimination

Under the Equality Act 2010 there are 9 protected characteristics. It is important to recognise that we all have at …

Sexual harassment at work

Definition Sexual harassment may be defined as ‘unwanted verbal, non-verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature which has the …

Equality Act 2010 – harassment

What is harassment? It is unwanted conduct related to a relevant protected characteristic, which has the purpose or effect of …

(Dis)ability

(Dis) ability information in general and how the Equality Act 2010 is interpreted

Religion or Belief

Religion is a significant anchoring system for social and cultural identity around the world and shapes political and economic processes …

Sex discrimination

What is sex discrimination? Treating people differently because of their sex in one off situations or as result of policy. It …

Equality Act 2010

The Equality Act brings together different pieces of equality legislation and improves on the definitions of characteristics to consider by …

Sexual Orientation

What is sexual orientation? The type of romantic, sexual and/or emotional/spiritual attraction one feels for others.  Due to historical social, …

Marriage & Civil Partnerships

What is the difference between marriage and civil partnerships? Marriage can either be between a man and a woman, or …