All Hands In
Love

 

 WE ARE ALL ENTITLED

TO LIVE FREE

AND EQUAL 

What’s the difference between

 

Equality and  Diversity?

 

What's the meaning of equality and diversity?

Equality is about ensuring everybody has an equal opportunity, and is not treated differently or discriminated against because of their characteristics.

Diversity is about taking account of the differences between people and groups of people, and placing a positive value on those differences.

THE EQUALITY ACT

Under the Equality Act (2010) people are protected from discrimination on these grounds:

~ Ethnicity 

~ Sex

~ Gender reassignment

~ Disability 

~ Religion or belief

~ Age 

~ Sexual orientation

~ Pregnancy and maternity

~ Marriage and cywil

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