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Race Equality Employment and Enterprise event

21 March 2019 

The Scottish Government held a Race Equality Employment and Enterprise eventon Thursday 21st March. This date was significant as it was the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.


The event was attended by Jamie Hepburn MSP, Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills and Christina McKelvie MSP, Minister for Equalities and Older People.  The day provided an opportunity for representatives from a range of organisations to engage and discuss topics around; addressing institutional racism in relation to employment; exploring the intersection of gender and race and; opportunities to support minority ethnic enterprises and entrepreneurship.