Minister for Women and Equalities


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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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Education Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities Justine Greening will continue to have overall responsibility for the Department for Education and the Government Equalities Office.
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.
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.
Jo Swinson, the minister for women and equalities, will be speaking at the 'Business is Good for Equality' event at the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, October 30.
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