Rättighetscentrum Halland (Civil Rights Center Halland) is an antidiscrimination office that works with free counselling concerning; discrimination for persons, education, counselling and promotion regarding the Law against dicriminination. We are a non-profit and party politically independent nongovernmental organisation.
Rättighetscentrum Halland started 1 January 2020 and operates in all of Halland.
ABF Halland is the principal of Rättighetscentrum Halland. We are working with support of Myndigheten för ungdoms- och civilsamhällesfrågor (Authority of youth- and civil issues).
What is discrimination?
Discrimination is when a person is treated worse than someone else in a comparable situation and has a connection to one or more of the discriminiation bases.
The discriminiation bases referred to in the law are:
- Gender - Gender identity or expression - Ethnical belonging - Disability - Age - Religion or other belief - Sexual preference