Minister for Women and Equalities

Minister for Women and Equalities

The head of the Government Equalities Office, which is an office of the British government responsible for encouraging equality for all persons in the United Kingdom regardless of gender, race, disability, ethnicity, or sexual orientation. The minister oversees enforcement of anti-discrimination legislation for the U.K. He/she is appointed by the prime minister.
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These figures come just after the Prime Minister and the Minister for Women and Equalities, Nicky Morgan, announced a series of bold measures to tackle gender inequality, pledging to end the gender pay gap in a generation.
And as part of the campaign the North East Chamber of Commerce will stage a Business Is Good For Equality seminar on Thursday, January 31 at Lumley Castle, Chester-le-Street, with Minister for Women and Equalities, Jo Swinson as guest speaker.
WOMEN need confidence not quotas to make the step up in business, according to the minister for women and equalities Jo Swinson.
Minister for Women and Equalities Nicky Morgan said:Governing as one nation means ensuring everyone is given a fair shot to succeed, regardless of their gender.
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