Information about Covid19:
Please read our information on how we are supporting residents and businesses, as well as information on affected services.

Cornwall wide equality action plan


An introduction was given by Alec Robertson, Leader of Cornwall Council, followed by an overview of what the day was setting out to achieve from Mark Richardson, Chief Executive of Voluntary Sector Forum.

Continue reading

The first presentation was by Michael Keating, Equality and Cohesion National Lead of Local Government Improvement and Development on the national view - why equality is even more important in the current context.

The second presentation was by Colette Bennett, Senior Equality Development Officer, Equality South West on the regional view - the role of the voluntary and community sector and public services in working in partnership.

The third presentation was by Lorna Fish and Abi Messenger, Policy Specialist and Policy Advisor of Cornwall Council on 'Understanding Cornwall' - how data intelligence informs our priorities.

The fourth presentation was by Alison Ward, Strategy Specialist of Cornwall Council on partnership work - the new Public Sector Group and the embedding of equality into its work.