Project: Race Relations Act and Transport Provision

Reference: UG330C

Last update: 21/05/2004 13:52:05

Objectives

The specific objectives are to evaluate the DTLR sheme, assess other schemes through a desk review, suggest a future programme and a draft Race Equality Scheme.

Description

This project will deliver a report and a Race Equality Scheme. It will include:
1. reviewing RES to determine areas of relevance and reassessing priorities;
2. an audit of responsibilities and developments, including interviewing key members of staff in the central departments and agencies;
3. sampling other government departments RESs to identify good practice;
4. advice on next steps;
5. a range of costed recommendations on taking this work forward.

Contractor(s)

Darlington Hall
Darlington Park Road, Northampton, Northampton, NN5 7AA

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £34,753.19

Actual start date: 18 December 2002

Actual completion date: 31 January 2003

Publication(s)

The DfT race Equality Scheme 2003-05
Author: Dft
Publication date: 31/01/2003
Source: DfT Website
More information: http://www.dft.gov.uk/about/sr/diversity/res/scheme/raceequalityscheme20032005

Summary of results

  1. The research produced a draft Race Equality Scheme and provided advice on complying with legal requirements