Tag Archives: Sadiq Khan

Mayor launches #BehindEveryGreatCity campaign

‘Behind Every Great City is equality, opportunity and progress’ – Sadiq Khan announced a major new campaign to drive gender equality across London today (18th December 2017). The Mayor welcomed Art on the Underground’s first-ever year-long programme of works by exclusively women artists to coincide with the centenary Ahead of the centenary of the first women in the… Read More »

Mayor calls on Ofcom to address lack of diversity

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has called on broadcasting regulator Ofcom to adopt new measures to improve the current lack of diversity in the UK’s broadcasting industry. In a letter to Sharon White, Chief Executive of broadcasting regulator Ofcom, Sadiq Khan sets out proposals to ensure better BAME diversity both on and off-screen. Chief Executive of Ofcom… Read More »

Met takes action on BAME misconduct cases

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan today welcomed the Met’s commitment to tackling the current disproportionate number of black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) Met police officers being investigated for misconduct. Analysis was undertaken by the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime, commissioned by the Met, into why black, asian and minority officers are twice as likely to… Read More »

London’s gender pay gap is ‘unacceptable’

Sadiq Khan today hit out at the ‘unacceptable’ pay gap between men and women as he published full gender pay details of all organisations in the Greater London Authority (GLA) family – including Transport for London, the Metropolitan Police and the London Fire Brigade. Earlier this year, the Mayor honoured a manifesto pledge by publishing gender pay data for all… Read More »

Mayor’s new slimmed-down TFL Board

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, today (6th September 2016) announced his appointments to a new slimmed-down TfL Board that better represents the diversity of the capital.  Seven women and five men will join the Mayor and Deputy Mayor for Transport Val Shawcross on the Board, with a further member to represent workers to be nominated by the… Read More »