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EHRC Videos explaining Discrimination

Date posted: July 24, 2018

Equality and Human Rights Commission Videos: Explaining Discrimination

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) have recently published a series of short videos, featuring members of the Scotland legal team, each of which explain different aspects of discrimination law, from the nine protected characteristics to the different forms of discrimination. All the videos are subtitled, short and straightforward. They cover topics such as:

  • Equality law: discrimination explained
  • What is disability discrimination?
  • Different types of pregnancy and maternity discrimination
  • What is harassment and victimisation?
  • What is direct and indirect discrimination?
  • What is the public sector equality duty?

These can all be found on the EHRC Youtube channel.

In addition, you can go to the EHRC website for further information on your rights under the Equality Act 2010 here.

Adviser Support Scotland:

EHRC also continue to offer an Adviser Support service for frontline agencies in Scotland to access high quality second-tier advice on equality and human rights issues.

This can be reached by email or telephone (0141 228 5990) from Monday – Friday and further details can be found on the EHRC website here.

Contact us about a case:

EHRC are also interested in hearing from solicitors, advocates and advisers who are bringing cases which we may consider funding or in which we may intervene. To speak with our legal team about a case or issue, call us on (0141) 228 5951 (Monday to Friday).

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