Almost a quarter of an expected 10,000 organisations have yet to file their gender pay figures ahead of Thursday’s deadline, amid speculation that the gap between men’s and women’s wages is widening.
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Trevor Phillips said that diversity in the UK media can be generously described as “tokenistic” and that its failures have affected the knife crime debate.
Greg James has said he will use his platform to promote the cause of gender equality and diversity at the BBC.
Fiona Bruce has said the BBC has broadened the jobs given to female staff but social media remains a hostile environment for women.
Members of the BBC Women group have welcomed a new investigation by a human rights watchdog over suspected past pay discrimination at the corporation, but added that the BBC still has a “very long way” to go.
Jon Snow has said management at media companies should be shamed into ensuring equal pay for women.
A human rights watchdog has launched an investigation into “suspected past pay discrimination against women” at the BBC, it has been announced.
A human rights watchdog has launched an investigation into BBC pay practices over alleged discrimination against women.
Jeremy Corbyn has insisted that Labour does not have “anything to hide” over its action on anti-Semitism, after an equality watchdog began enforcement action which could lead to it gaining access to internal communications between staff handling complaints.
The lawyer of former BBC editor Carrie Gracie has warned that unless the BBC makes radical equal pay reforms, it will erode the trust of staff, politicians, and the public.
Boris Johnson’s comments on the burka have been branded “inflammatory and divisive” by the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission is “looking seriously” at the concerns of BBC Women over equal pay.