Briefing: Local government leadership – how diverse is it really?

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
July 8, 2019
Danielle Henry, LGiU Associate
Issues Covered
  • employee diversity
Trade union and workforce issues, Welfare and Equalities
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How wide is the leadership gulf in the public sector? The Local Government Leadership report maps the gender and ethnocultural diversity of senior people in local authority organisations. Levels of ethno-cultural diversity are low. The position is better in terms of gender although it is still not good enough.

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