Joanna Abeyie,  Director of Shine Media and Hyden fears that what's at the heart of diversity and inclusion has been lost. In her article titled 'Are Diversity Labels Doing More Harm Than Good?', she questions the meaning of 'diversity' to many companies and mentions the importance of having a strategy for diversity and inclusion that isn't based around filling quota. Read the full article here and let us know your thoughts.   ...

Today we launched our NewView50 list  in City Hall. This was an exceptional evening where those on the list got a chance to be awarded and celebrated by public sector professionals, peers and other guests. Speeches were made by Matthew Ryder (Deputy Mayor for Social Integration), Barbara Kasumu (Chief Executive of Elevation Networks), Sandra Kerr OBE (Race Equality Director for Business in the Community ) and Ruby McGregor-Smith CBE. We would...

The British Science Association is currently looking for two individuals to join their governing body. The Council members will join during an exciting period that will see the development of a new strategic plan for the next three years. There are two excellent roles available: A new trustee who has a commercial background with experience of finance, innovation, product development or a fundraising background A new Vice-President of E...

One of Britain's largest drug & alcohol addiction charities has hired Inclusive Boards to support the search for new trustees. For over 50 years Blenheim has been a key organisation arguing for harm reduction policies, encouraging evidenced-based practice and campaigning in the corridors of power to ensure that people get the treatment that they need. In the last 12 months Blenheim has launched new partnerships to deliver services in Tower...

ABOUT THE ROLE The UK’s largest charity supporting blind and visually impaired individuals has appointed Inclusive Boards to support its search for new trustees. Most commonly known as RNIB, the organisation was founded by Thomas Rhodes Armitageand in 1868 and received its Royal Charter in 1948. RNIB are currently looking for talented individuals to join the Charity Board of Trustees and particularly want to hear from candidates who have a ba...

Large Education Trust Hire Inclusive Boards: Education Development Trust Seeking Two Experienced Trustees  Education Development Trust have appointed diversity search firm, Inclusive Boards, to source new trustees. The organisation had a turnover of £65 million last year and operate internationally in markets including sub Saharan Africa, South East Asia and the Middle East. They also have a significant footprint within the UK delivering special...

Inclusive Governance - BAME Representation Top 500 Charity Index 2016 – By Diversity Charity Name Total Trustees BAME Trustees % BAME ISLAMIC RELIEF WORLDWIDE 5 5 100 INTERNATIONAL PLANNED PARENTHOOD FEDERATION 24 24 100 MUSLIM AID 18 18 100 AMANAT CHARITY TRUST 5 5 100 AHMADIYYA MUSLIM JAMAAT INTERNATIONAL 8 8 100 AGA KHAN FOUNDATION (UNITED KINGDOM) 4 4 100 AL-KHAIR FOUNDATION 3...
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Since the charity Kids Company was closed there has been exceptional focus on governance of charities across the UK. One of the areas that has had very little focus however has been the makeup of those responsible for the effective running of charities. This report seeks to highlight the current situation in regards to board diversity within the Third sector, comparing this with the private and public sector, and recommending a way forward. We re...