To approve the council’s strategic approach on race equality in Harrow and the Race Equality Action Plan.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Effects 2 or more wards;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards/Areas affected: (All Wards/Areas);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/09/2021
Decision due: 21 October 2021 by Cabinet
Lead Member: Councillor Krishna Suresh
Lead member: Equalities and Public Health Portfolio Holder
Lead director: Sean Harriss
Department: Resources & Commercial Directorate
Contact: Chief Executive Shumailla Dar, email@example.com.
Consultation and engagement has taken place with staff, staff networks, and trade unions through an Independent Race Review conducted by Dr Patrick Vernon and an externally commissioned Race Survey by FW Business from September 2020 – January 2021. Additionally, a number of Focus Groups inviting the views of staff on developing the Race Equality in Harrow Council Report and Race Equality Action Plan took place during May – June 2021.