Opportunities for All
The following terms are used in conversations about accessibility and mobility opportunities for everyone.
Equality means that each individual or group of people is given the same resources and opportunities, irrespective of their capacities and needs.
Equity means that it is recognized that each person has different circumstances. Resources and opportunities are allocated in such a way that an equal outcome is expected.
Justice is about fixing the system in a way that leads to long-term, sustainable, equitable access for generations to come.
Fairness is the quality of making judgments without favoritism or discrimination. It means that everyone in a group has an equal opportunity to benefit.