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Unia - Interfederal Center for Equal Opportunities

Unia is an independent public institution that combats discrimination and promotes equal opportunities. Its independence and engagement in favor of human rights is recognized by the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions.

What does Unia do?

Unia is authorised to address discrimination on various grounds, such as: race, faith or creed, disability, age and sexual orientation. There is a separate Institute for the promotion of gender equality: the Institute for the Equality of Women and Men. Unia has interfederal competence, which means that, in Belgium, Unia is active at the federal level as well as the level of the regions and communities. 


Contact details:

Place Victor Horta 40, boƮte 40
1060 Saint-Gilles (Brussels)
Tel.: 0800 12 800 (from Belgium) or +32 (0)2 212 30 00 (from other countries)


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