The Gender Equality and Equal Treatment Commissioner
The Gender Equality and Equal Treatment Commissioner is an independent and impartial public official. The Commissioner provides advice and assistance for people who feel they have been discriminated against. Everyone who feels, that they have been discriminated against on the basis of their gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion or other beliefs, age, disability, sexual orientation, domestic responsibilities, family-related duties, belonging to a trade union or duty to serve in defence forces can contact the Commissioner.
Moreover, the Commissioner actively advocates for equal opportunities and possibilities as well as monitors compliance with the Equal Treatment Act and the Gender Equality Act both in public and private sector.
Estonian Gender Equality and Equal Treatment Commissioner is Liisa Pakosta. The Commissioner is supported by the office of the Commissioner.
The Commissioner is here to protect your rights and to prevent any kind of discrimination.