Creative Diversity APPG

First Registered: 08/05/2019 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To identify and tackle obstacles to diversity and inclusion in the creative sector, establish effective practices in recruiting, retaining and developing diverse talent and provide recommendations for industry and government.

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Recent Documents related to Creative Diversity

1. Film and TV apprenticeships launched as new Charter pledges greater diversity in Creative Industries
04/07/2019 - Department for Education
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Found: launched as new Charter pledges greater diversity in Creative Industries - GOV.UK

2. Socio-economic Diversity and Inclusion Toolkit: Creative Industries
29/09/2021 - Social Mobility Commission
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Found: SOCIO˜ECONOMIC DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION Toolkit: Creative Industries September 2021 About the Social

3. Socio-economic Diversity and Inclusion toolkit: Creative Industries
29/09/2021 - Social Mobility Commission
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Found: Guidance Socio-economic Diversity and Inclusion toolkit: Creative Industries Use our new employers

4. CAMEo Research Institute for Cultural and Media Economies, University of Leicester - written evidence
12/06/2018 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: sporting professions be improved to enable greater diversity? How can the Government build a pipeline of talent

5. Government tackles diversity issues head on
28/03/2018 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Government tackles diversity issues head on - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Creative Diversity

1. Covid-19: Creative Industries
22/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Government are committed to supporting diversity in the creative industries throughout the Covid-19 pandemic - Speech Link
2: Answer. As she knows, many freelancers in the creative industries are still having a problem accessing - Speech Link
3: view that there is talent everywhere and that our creative industries have been an extraordinary success - Speech Link

2. Media Diversity
11/02/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: race, class, disability, LGBT plus and gender diversity across the media, but particularly in broadcast - Speech Link
2: creed in the media and the paid rates for this diversity must equate to fitness of purpose for the job - Speech Link
3: report, Ofcom criticised this “woeful” lack of diversity in broadcast television. And I can understand - Speech Link

3. Cultural and Creative Industries: Diversity
11/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: made of the impact on the diversity of those working in the cultural and creative industries of the low levels - Speech Link
2: the need for our cultural and creative industries to reflect the diversity of modern society. We are committed - Speech Link
3: counts, Labour Force Survey data shows that the creative industries are increasingly dominated by people - Speech Link

4. Grassroots Arts and Culture: Luton
22/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: (Sarah Owen). Luton has a long history of being a creative town, particularly since the 1800s, when we had - Speech Link
2: absolutely agree that such business are vital to our creative and cultural sector and that they need that specific - Speech Link

5. Channel 4 Relocation
10/05/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: hosting its new national headquarters and new creative hubs, representing 300 new Channel 4 jobs, which - Speech Link
2: said:“As a public service broadcaster with diversity in its DNA, Channel 4 has a unique ability to - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Creative Diversity
1. NHS: Diversity
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
07/09/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to improve the diversity of NHS senior management.

2. NHS: Diversity
asked by: Matthew Offord
11/05/2020
... what estimate he has made of the number of diversity and inclusion managers employed in the NHS.

3. Creative Europe
asked by: Florence Eshalomi
14/07/2020
... what plans he has to replace Creative Europe media funding.

4. Creative Europe
asked by: Jo Stevens
22/06/2020
... what steps he has taken to establish a replacement programme for Creative Europe.

5. Creative Europe
asked by: Paul Blomfield
20/01/2021
... what recent discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on establishing an alternative to Creative Europe.

Latest Questions
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10 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Bull Portrait
Baroness Bull
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 8th May 2019
1 APPG Membership
Eating Disorders
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury Portrait
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 8th May 2019
Helen Grant Portrait
Helen Grant
Vice Chair
Conservative - Maidstone and The Weald
Joined: 8th May 2019
Giles Watling Portrait
Giles Watling
Officer
Conservative - Clacton
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chi Onwurah MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7114.

Email: chi.onwurah.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Alex Pleasants, 15 Gwel Trencrom, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 6PJ. Tel: 07500 898 388

Email: diversityappg@gmail.com

Benefits in Kind
Date
10 Jan 2021
Source
King's College London
Description
Research   From : 10/01/2021 To : 15/09/2021
Value
£40,501
Date
16 Apr 2020
Source
Creative Industries Federation
Description
Digital and comms support   From : 16/04/2020 To : 15/04/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
16 Apr 2020
Source
University of Edinburgh
Description
Research   From : 16/04/2020 To : 15/04/2021
Value
£10,501
Financial Benefits Received
Date
15 Jan 2021
Source
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Value
£10,000
Date
18 Dec 2020
Source
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Value
£10,000
Date
20 Jun 2020
Source
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Value
£10,000
Date
21 Apr 2020
Source
NBCUniversal
Value
£20,000
Date
27 Mar 2020
Source
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Value
£10,000
Former APPG Officers
Tracy Brabin Portrait
Tracy Brabin
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Batley and Spen
Joined: 8th May 2019
Departed: 21st April 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Vaizey of Didcot Portrait
Lord Vaizey of Didcot
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 8th May 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 8th May 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships