The Friday Briefing: The Public Sector & Equality

7 April 2017, 10:30 - 12:30

Section 42 of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Act 2014 places a positive duty on public sector bodies to have regard to the need to eliminate discrimination, promote equality, and protect human rights, in their daily work. How can trade unions best use this new provision?

Speakers include: Dónal Rice (below) and Deirdre Twomey, Public Sector Duty Managers, Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and Damien Walshe (below), Equality & Rights Alliance.

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Please note that this Friday Briefing will be hosted in the new public space at the Human Rights and Equality Commission, 16-22 Green Street, Dublin 7 (see map)

Please email to book a place and so that we can plan for refreshments.

More on the Public Sector Duty here


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