Equal Opportunities Committee


About The Committee

The Equal Opportunities Committee considers matters of discrimination relative to sex or marital status, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, language, social origin or other personal attributes, including beliefs or opinions on, for example, religion or politics. The Committee meets on Thursday mornings; tickets to observe meetings can be requested from Visitor Services.

The Parliament is currently in recess. Our next meeting will be on Thursday 3 September 2015.

Current Business

Race, Ethnicity and Employment

Our call for views ran between 6 May and 1 July 2015.

Committee Meetings

14th Equal Opportunities Committee Meeting

Date: 14th Meeting, Thursday 03 September 2015

Location: James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4)

1. Declaration of interests

2. Removing Barriers: race, ethnicity and employment - evidence

The Official Report of this meeting is due for publication by 6 pm on Monday 7 September 2015.


Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Equal Opportunities Committee

3rd Report, 2015 (Session 4): Annual Report 2014-2015

Keep up to date

Contact us

Clerk: Ruth McGill

Assistant Clerk: Liz Anderson

Committee Assistant: Claire Murrie

Email: equal.opportunities


0131 348 5408

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