ethnic monitoring

ethnic monitoring

The process used by an enterprise, organisation or other public agency to collect, store and analyse data about people’s ethnic backgrounds. Ethnic monitoring data can be used to highlight possible inequalities and investigate their underlying causes, as well as assess and prevent adverse impact.
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The French have tried this through fining women for wearing the hijab and discouraging all forms of ethnic monitoring," creating a, "Profound alienation among their minority communities.
When I left Cardiff University in 1992 with a degree in biochemistry and chemistry the first 14 jobs I applied to I did the ethnic monitoring and did not get shortlisted.
When I left Cardiff University in 1992 with a degree in biochemistry and chemistry, the first 14 jobs I applied to I did the ethnic monitoring and did not get shortlisted.
A separate ethnic monitoring of Sikhs in the 2011 Census, introduction of a Code of Practice for Sikh articles of faith, importance of the Sikh identity to other countries in Europe and support for Sikh ideals of self determination and independence were among the topics discussed.
take an interdisciplinary approach to look for ways to find why racism is still so powerful, including recent questions about ethnic monitoring, elite racism in the media and among politicians, the effectiveness of anti-racism interventions, the role of sports, the arts and education, community-level initiatives, and equal opportunities.
The organisations all failed to conduct effective ethnic monitoring in their workforce despite a requirement to meet the standard three years ago.
Comprehensive ethnic monitoring data is evaluated, along with prisoners' complaints, ensuring that all prisoners are treated fairly, in a non-discriminatory fashion and have equal access to all facilities and services.
The kit focuses on having high expectations for students, creating a positive school culture and ethos, tackling prejudice and promoting inclusion, mentoring students, involving parents in their children's schools, providing academic support, and conducting ethnic monitoring to identify problems and shortcomings in the educational system.
AN ETHNIC monitoring form drawn up on behalf of the Welsh Assembly Government did not include "Welsh" as one of the options.
However, the specific duties that the new Act requires of public sector employers goes beyond ethnic monitoring.
A tory am has branded ethnic monitoring in the NHS as 'ludicrous' after being asked what race he was while seeking health advice relating to his baby daughter.
Prisoners complained that they were passed over for release on licence but ethnic monitoring statistics showed this was not so.
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