Equality & Human Rights

The NIC Equality and Human Rights Committee leads on equality and human rights matters.The Committee meet quarterly to advance NIC's work on issues including political/religious discrimination, disability, race, gender, sexual orientation and age; Section 75 and human rights. Members of the Committee participate in formal bilateral meetings with the two relevant statutory agencies - the Equality Commission Northern Ireland (ECNI) and the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC) - to discuss issues of concern to the
trade union movement and areas of joint work.