Conference on Pregnancy and Maternity at Work

This event highlights the employment experiences of new mothers, the launch of employer guidance and practical examples

The Equality Commission is holding a conference on ‘Expecting Equality’, 40 years on from the introduction of sex discrimination law in Northern Ireland.

The event will:

  • present the findings of the Equality Commission’s investigation into the employment experiences of pregnant women and new mothers
  • launch the Equality Commission’s good practice guidance for employers on managing pregnancy and maternity in the workplace
  • highlight the practical experiences of businesses, organisations and trade unions tackling these issues on the ground

Event details
Date:
Tuesday 29 November 2016
Time: 09:30 – 13:10 (finishing with lunch)
Venue: Titanic Building, Belfast
Cost: Free

The event will be of benefit to private and public sector employers, employer representative organisations, trade unions and employee representatives, NGO/community and voluntary organisations.

It will also be of interest to politicians, policy makers, academics and researchers, and members of the legal profession.

Find out more and register.