Embedding Human Rights in Equalities Impact Assessments

News | Posted on Thursday 13 May 2021

The May 2021 policy brief highlights advantages of human rights in Council policies.


Noting the City of York Council's adoption of an integrated Human Rights and Equalities Impact Assessment tool, this policy brief highlights the advantages of an integrated approach to assessing the human rights and equalities impacts of the Council's policies, and it identifies best practices across the United Kingdom to guide the implementation of the new tool in the City of York.