Agenda

Equality and Diversity Forum
Tuesday, 1st March, 2016 7.00 pm

Venue: Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton SM1 1EA

Contact: Simon Breeze Tel: 020 8770 4276 Email:  simon.breeze@sutton.gov.uk  Sam Barker Tel: 0208770 5141 Email:  sam.barker@sutton.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE AND DECLARATION OF SUBSTITUTES

2.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 311 KB

Confirmation of minutes and matters arising from the meeting on 10 November 2015.

 

Indicative time: 5 minutes

 

Additional documents:

3.

NIALL BOLGER ON THE EQAULITY AND DIVERSITY CHAMPIONS GROUP (DEFERRED FROM NOVEMBER 2015 FORUM MEETING)

Niall Bolger, Chief Executive to present on Sutton’s Equality and Diversity

Champions Group.

 

Indicative time: 20 minutes

 

4.

CONSULTATION ON SUTTON 2031 pdf icon PDF 4 MB

Duncan Clarke, Senior Strategic Planner and Keith Fraser, Principle Planner to lead a discussion on the vision for growth in the borough for the next 15 years.

 

Consultation on these proposals, including the Local Plan and Draft Sutton Town Centre Masterplan, will run from 18th February to 8th April 2016.

 

Information can be found at this weblink: https://www.sutton.gov.uk/sutton2031

 

Indicative time: 45 minutes

 

5.

UPDATE ON SUTTON'S LIBRARIES CONSULTATION pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Jan Underhill (Executive Head of Wellbeing) and Madeline Barratt (Head of

Libraries, Heritage and Arts) to lead a discussion on the findings from Sutton’s Libraries Consultation.

 

6.

HATE CRIME REPORT pdf icon PDF 31 KB

Chris Lyons, Safer Sutton Partnership, to provide an update on hate crime in the Borough.

 

7.

UPDATES

·         Update from Sam Barker (Head of Commissioning Support) on the results of the London Borough of Sutton’s workplace equality index submission to Stonewall and learnings which could be useful for Forum members.

·         Update on the BME Forum

 

Indicative time: 5 minutes

 

8.

EVENTS

Jisa Prasannan (Commissioning and Business Insight Officer) to provide an update on recent events.

·         Holocaust Memorial Day

·         LGBT History Month

Indicative time: 5 minutes

 

9.

ANY OTHER URGENT BUSINESS

Opportunity for any urgent business to be brought forward at the direction of the Chair, who has approved the reason for urgency.

 

Logistics pdf icon PDF 187 KB