Agenda item - Update on Anti-Racism Work
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Update on Anti-Racism Work
- Meeting of Tourism, Equalities, Communities & Culture Committee, Thursday, 11th March, 2021 4.00pm (Item 77.)
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Report of the Executive Director Housing, Neighbourhoods, Communities
RESOLVED – that Committee:
1. Note the report.
77.1 The Committee considered a report of the Executive Director for Housing, Neighbourhoods & Communities which provided an update on actions since the progress report to TECC Committee meeting 14th January 2021.
77.2 Councillor Grimshaw noted the discontinuation of terms such as BAME among union literature as Government guidance advised against using such terms.
77.3 The Chair seconded Councillor Grimshaw’s statement and noted that a decision would need to be made on renaming the position of BME Standing invitee at TECC.
77.4 Stephanie Prior enquired which groups were involved in this.
77.5 The Head of Communities & Equality offered to have a conversation on definitions and labels.
77.6 RESOLVED: That the report be noted.