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.

Current Business

Race, Ethnicity and Employment

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

Committee Meetings

4th Equal Opportunities Committee Meeting

Date: 4th Meeting, Thursday 11 February 2016

Location: The James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4)

Decision on taking business in private

Subordinate legislation - evidence

Subordinate legislation - to move S4M-15553

Budget Review

The Official Report of this meeting is due for publication by 6 pm on Tuesday 16 February 2016.

Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Equal Opportunities Committee

1st Report, 2016 (Session4): Removing Barriers: race, ethnicity and employment

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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