EC Horizontal Directive – Note for Equinet Members

This internal note on the proposed Horizontal Directive aims to give you updated information on the state of play regarding the negotiations of the text, and to encourage you to engage at the national level as appropriate to advance the position of your country.

The Horizontal Antidiscrimination Directive proposed by the European Commission in 2008 aims to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation, age, disability and religion or belief outside employment, including areas such as education, social protection, healthcare and access to goods and services (including housing).

The note can be downloaded here:


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