(From Government News Network)
PLEASE NOTE EMBARGO Not for publication or broadcast before 0000 hours Wednesday 9 Sep 2009
This release has been issued by the News Distribution Service on behalf of The Government Equalities Office
Embargoed for 00.01 Wednesday 9th September 2009 Harriet Harman is hosting an event today with key public bodies to discuss how the new socio-economic duty, contained in the Equality Bill, will be put in to practice.
The event will bring together public bodies (including local authorities, Regional Development Agencies, and Government departments) who will implement the duty to address socio-economic inequalities, and public service inspectorates (including the Audit Commission and Ofsted)who will …