Equal Opportunities Commission


Apr 2008 Issue No. 45

'EOC News' is published quarterly by the Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) and is available, free of charge, to the public. The EOC is a statutory body responsible for implementing the Sex Discrimination Ordinance, the Disability Discrimination Ordinance, the Family Status Discrimination Ordinance and the Race Discrimination Ordinance. The EOC aims at working towards the elimination of discrimination on the grounds of sex, marital status, pregnancy, disability, family status and race. The EOC also aims to eliminate sexual harassment, and harassment and vilification on the grounds of disability and race. We promote equality of opportunities between men and women, between persons with and without a disability and irrespective of family status and race.