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Council's response to Black Lives Matter

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To approve the direction of travel of the Equalities Strategic Plan and note the action to date in responding to the Black Lives Matters and race agenda.

Decisions:

RESOLVED:  That

 

(1)          the Equalities, Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Framework be endorsed;

 

(2)          the action to date in responding to the issues raised by Black Lives Matter be noted.

 

Reason for Decision:  To respond to the issues highlighted by Black Lives Matter and address the racial disproportionality experienced by people of black heritage as a first step in a new approach to equality diversity and inclusion in Harrow.

 

Alternative Options Considered and Rejected:  As set out in the report.

 

Conflict of Interest relating to the matter declared by Cabinet Member/Dispensation Granted:  None.

Publication date: 12/11/2020

Date of decision: 11/11/2020

Decided at meeting: 11/11/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/11/2020

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