Equal Opportunities Commission


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Equal Opportunities Commission

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) a body appointed by the Government to enforce the provisions of the Equal Pay Act 1970 and the Sex Discrimination Act 1975. Abbreviation: EOC
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Equal Opportunities Commission

nCommissione f per le pari opportunità
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The Equal Opportunities Commission has welcomed the Government's decision to form the group, which will be chaired by Prof Fanny Cheung.
Bahrain Energy Minister Dr Abdulhussain Mirza on Saturday issued an edict to set up an Equal Opportunities Commission at the National Oil and Gas Authority.
One woman snooker player has already protested about the affair to the Equal Opportunities Commission and others are being urged to persuade husbands and boyfriends to campaign for an end to the men-only rule.
The Equal Opportunities Commission says the ban was introduced six months ago after complaints that using ethnic descriptions was racist.
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THE CENTRE has decided to make the proposed Equal Opportunities Commission ( EOC) a statutory body.
The former chairwoman of the Equal Opportunities Commission, Jenny Watson, is set to become the new head of the official elections watchdog, it was announced yesterday.
The Equal Opportunities Commission has ruled that the store was out of order in referring to "house wives" and asking women to provide a guarantor when drawing up credit agreements.
Equal Opportunities Commission Scotland legal affairs director Muriel Robison said: "I am glad that this has been settled and that Melanie Given has been compensated for what she went through.
THE pay gap between men and women will never be closed without legislation, the head of the Equal Opportunities Commission said yesterd a y.
I was told by the equal opportunities commission that the council was breaking the law and that it should have a men only aerobics class, if they put in a woman's only class.
Last month, a report by the Equal Opportunities Commission said the helpers were "scandalously" underpaid.

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