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Rory Hearne Judy Walsh
Housing Assistance and Discrimination
Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission
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Social housing, discrimination
This report outlines the findings from research undertaken into the character of discrimination experienced on the housing assistance ground and barriers in access to justice in respect of discrimination under this ground. Section 1 provides a contextual introduction to the right to adequate housing, Irish social housing provision, the applicable legal provisions on discrimination, and access to justice. Section 2 describes the research design and methodology. Research findings as to the nature of discrimination are set out in Section 3. Section 4 presents an analysis of the barriers that persons affected may face in challenging such discrimination. The concluding section outlines recommendations for how such barriers could be addressed so that there is more effective access to justice
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