Ethnicity

Report reveals charities’ lack of ethnic and gender diversity

Leadership positions in top UK charities are overwhelmingly white and male, according to research by executive search company Green Park....

Fawcett Society calls for time-limited gender equality quotas

23 Apr 2018

Time-limited gender equality quotas should be set for the boards of large corporate organisations and public bodies, the Fawcett Society...

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PwC and KPMG release updated gender pay gap figures

23 Mar 2018

The two remaining ‘big four’ accountancy firms have released pay gap figures after Deloitte and EY announced theirs earlier this...

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Can we be bothered? How racism persists in the workplace

23 Mar 2018

While great progress has been made with tackling racism in recent decades, Professor Binna Kandola argues that it lives on...

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Gender equality: ‘Men and women are not the same and won’t be’

13 Mar 2018

Jordan Peterson has HR in his crosshairs with his strident criticism of efforts to close the gender pay gap and...

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Hundreds of BBC staff demand full pay transparency

6 Mar 2018

Hundreds of BBC staff, including stars such as Mariella Frostrup, Victoria Derbyshire and Rev Richard Coles, have written to the...

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Greater London Authority publishes 37.5% ethnicity pay gap

2 Mar 2018

Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) people employed by the Greater London Authority (GLA) group – which includes organisations such...

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Discrimination costs the UK £127bn a year, claims study

26 Feb 2018

Discriminatory pay practices costs the UK economy £127bn in lost output every year, according to diversity and inclusion champion INvolve...

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Government to see if BAME career progression has improved

21 Feb 2018

The Government has commissioned research into whether employers have taken steps to remove barriers to progression for ethnic minorities a...

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Lloyds Banking Group sets target for BAME senior management

12 Feb 2018

Lloyds Banking Group has announced it has set a public target to increase the representation of black and minority ethic...

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Diversity linked to better financial performance, report finds

22 Jan 2018

Companies that have high levels of ethnic and gender diversity across their workforce and at board level are more likely...

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How can organisations support better progression for BAME employees?

13 Dec 2017

The CIPD recently revealed that a third of black employees thought discrimination was getting in the way of their career...

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Metropolitan Police collars Award for Diversity and Inclusion

23 Nov 2017

London’s police force has made great strides in recruiting more black and ethnic minority officers and has redesigned its selection ...

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Ethnicity facts and figures must be “explained or changed”

10 Oct 2017

Theresa May will challenge society to “explain or change” disparities in how people from different ethnic backgrounds are treated, as...

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Eight in 10 ethnic minority leaders do not trust their organisations

13 Sep 2017

Eight out of 10 (82%) ethnic minority leaders do not trust the organisations they work for, believing there is institutional...

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