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21 March 2016 - 8:44am
Monday 21 March: To mark UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on Monday 21 March, Business in the Community’s race equality has published an interactive infographic showing regional trends about race at work’, using data from the ground-breaking Race at Work survey – the UK’s largest ever survey of race at work. Read more
18 February 2016 - 8:41am
Responding to the latest Office for National Statistics publication of employment status by ethnic group, Sandra Kerr OBE, Race Equality Direc Read more
16 February 2016 - 11:41am
Is your organisation a leader in workplace race equality? Then why not enter Business in the Community’s Workplace Race Equality Awards 2016? Read more
9 November 2015 - 11:16pm
Press release for Race at Work report launch today. Read more
6 October 2015 - 9:25pm
Eight public and private sector organisations have been recognised for their leadership in creating equal and inclusive workplaces for Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority (BAME) people at the Race for Opportunity Awards 2015. Read more
2 October 2015 - 9:50am
The BBC  are looking for new presenters and contributors with business knowledge and expertise, particularly from a BAME background to work on new and exciting content for the BBC. Read more
12 August 2015 - 11:46am
Sandra Kerr OBE comments on the latest Labour Market statistics. Read more
28 July 2015 - 3:46pm
Take the survey and have your voice heard. Read more
27 July 2015 - 12:00am
Press release for Race at Work Survey Read more
22 June 2015 - 2:28pm
Report out today shows BAME CEO's have reduced from six to four. Read more
15 June 2015 - 1:21pm
Lack of acceptance to elite universities impacts all, including employers. Read more
28 May 2015 - 10:14am
Benchmarking. To the majority, not the most exciting of words. But to a core group of business people, it’s gold dust. The reality is that businesses are committed to creating more equal and inclusive workplaces with highly engaged workforces. Read more
13 May 2015 - 12:08pm
But there is still much to be done as overall BAME people are still more likely to be unemployed. Read more
8 May 2015 - 12:29pm
Sandra Kerr OBE, Race Equality Director, Business in the Community comments on the key pledges from the winning party. Read more
6 May 2015 - 1:14pm | Source: The Guardian
Ensuring social background and privilege does not predict a young persons future. Read more
21 April 2015 - 10:05am | Source: Huffington Post
The FTSE 100 has never seen a UK born Black, Asian, Ethnic minority leader. Read more
30 January 2015 - 10:30am
Research from McKinsey & Company makes it increasingly clear more diverse workforces perform better financially. Read more
3 December 2014 - 1:51pm
Sandra Kerr, OBE responds to the report from Runnymede and the CoDE Centre of Dynamics on ethnic inequalities in UK local authorities. Read more
8 October 2014 - 3:05pm
Up and down the country there are memorials dedicated to a multiplicity of worthy causes.  In London alone there are at least 500 statues and monuments but there is a glaring omission, the African contribution to the history and heritage of Britain.  L Read more
1 October 2014 - 9:35am | Source: The Guardian
The Guardian reports today (1st October 2014)  that Vince Cable is to review number of ethic minority board members. Read more

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