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Departmental Equality

Volume 487: debated on Thursday 5 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport which of the milestones set out on page 7 of his Department's human resources Race Equality Action Plan 2005 to 2008 were not achieved. (253566)

Two of the milestones on page 7 of the Race Equality Action Plan 2005 to 2008 were not fully achieved. These were:

“publish analysis (of diversity monitoring data) annually” - some information was not published in year, however, all of the information for the years 2005 to 2008 has now been published.

“ensure that external recruitment agencies ... collect and supply ethnicity-monitoring data...” - information has not been available for external recruitment from one contractor for campaigns run in the year 2007-08.