Race Equality: Supporting leaders to embed inclusive leadership, May 2023

Race Equality webinar, held on Friday 26 May 2023.

This webinar covered the following topics:

Find the slides here.

Hear Delvir Mehet discuss the importance of inclusion strategies and personal equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) objectives to create positive change, accountability, and a fair and just culture.

Hear Shajeda Ahmed outline the impact of accountability frameworks to assess governance, reporting and education on inclusion, and how they have built inclusion into their appraisal processes.

Hear Cavita Chapman and Zach Adams share how development programmes to support staff network chairs and executive sponsors can empower individuals, break down barriers and foster inclusive environments.

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


Chair: Durka Dougall – Non-executive director, Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust & Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


Delvir Mehet – Deputy group director of people, Barts Health NHS Trust

Shajeda Ahmed – Chief people officer, NHS Black Country ICS

Cavita Chapman – Managing director for inclusive leadership and talent, C Chapman consultancy & previous regional head of EDI, NHS England

Zach Adams – Equality & inclusion manager, North East, Yorkshire & Humberside region, NHS England.