20 April 2015
Increasing their party's appeal to ethnic minority voters could help decide whether David Cameron or Ed Miliband emerges as Prime Minister, according to our report Race and Elections released 20 April 2015.
23 March 2015
Runnymede's Director, Dr Omar Khan, has been asked to sit alongside leading politicians on the Financial Inclusion Commission.
23 February 2015
The Runnymede Trust has joined peer organisations in endorsing the Race Equality Matters' Election Statement.
03 February 2015
Black and minority ethnic (BME) students have to work harder than their white counterparts to make it into university and are still underrepresented in the most prestigious institutions, finds a Runnymede report published on 3 Feb 2015.
15 December 2014
ITV's 'The Diversity Deficit'
analyses the under-representation of Black and minority ethnic people in the labour market. Runnymede's Director is interviewed for the programme, highlighting the continued evidence of discrimination in the labour market, and of stereotypes regarding the skills and competences of Black and minority ethnic people living in Britain.
'The Diversity Deficit' can be viewed until early January here.
30 November 2014
Our 2014 Jim Rose lecture was delivered by Greg Dyke, with Bridgid Nzekwu, Rimla Akhtar and Gillian Joseph joining him for a wide-ranging discussion on race, sport and the media. The lecture was covered in the Guardian
and a film of the full lecture is available at the University of Manchester write-up
29 September 2014
Runnymede's Head of Research, Dr Debbie Weekes-Bernard is quoted in an Independent article
on skin whitening.
22 July 2014
Runnymede's address as of 1 July is: Room BEL1-11, London Metropolitan University, 166-220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB.
15 April 2014
The Runnymede Trust, the UK's leading independent race equality think tank, is to re-focus on research based interventions in social policy and practice.
11 February 2014
We are greatly saddened to hear of Stuart Hall's passing. He was and remains a huge inspiration for all of Runnymede's work.
Read some thoughts from us here.