Equality & Human Rights Commission draft strategic plan

7 January 2019 - The Equality & Human Rights Commission ran a consultation on the aims outlined in its strategic plan 2019-2022.  

Despite the progress made in recent years in changing perceptions around disability, Royal Blind believes there is a great deal more to do to challenge successfully the stigma which remains around vision impairment in every area of life. 

Our submission called for the lack of provision in additional support for learning to be given further consideration by the Commission, as this is impacting on children's human right to education. 

You can view our response here.