Decision details

Council's response to Black Lives Matter

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


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.




(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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