PA seeks to address staffing diversity fall

PA seeks to address staffing diversity fall

The Publishers Association’s second workforce survey has found improvement in the number of women landing leadership roles in UK publishing, as well as a "high" representation of LGBT+ and disabled staff. However, it noted concerns around the scale of the challenge addressing black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) representation in the industry’s ranks after 2018’s survey revealed BAME staff proportionally occupy even fewer roles than suggested a year ago.

The PA’s latest survey found publishing has more than four times the proportion of LGB employees than that of the estimated UK populat...

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