Race Equality: Developing your EDI action plan for race

Race Equality webinar, held on Friday 21 July 2023.

This webinar covered:


Find the slides here.


Hear Olivia King share the purpose of EDI plans, discuss the high impact actions set out in NHS England's EDI improvement plan, and how trust leaders can effectively navigate and create action plans that are improvement led and address racial inequality. Read Olivia's blog on the 10 steps to crafting an effective action plan.

Hear Harjit Bansal discuss NELFT's strategy for their ethnic minority networks and how these strategies have helped to address racial inequality, improve organisation culture and meet the needs of EDI action plans.

Hear Stephen Singh-Khakhian share race equality data at NELFT and how staff networks can improve patient safety and meet WRES indicators when done strategically and effectively.

Listen to the individual Q&As for each speaker and the panel Q&A where delegates ask questions on:


: Nadine Pemberton Jn Baptiste – Non-executive director, University Hospitals Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust, and lay council member and trustee, The Nursing and Midwifery Council


Olivia King – Deputy director, Workforce Race Equality Standard (WRES), NHS England

Harjit Bansal – Head of EDI, NELFT

Stephen Singh-Khakhian – Senior nurse and staff network vice chair, NELFT.