Equality Action Committee - 12/02/2001

At a MEETING of the EQUALITY ACTION COMMITTEE held at Dundee on 12th February, 2001.

Present:-

COUNCILLORS

 

Lord Provost Helen WRIGHT

Willie W SAWERS

C D P FARQUHAR

George de GERNIER

Joe FITZPATRICK

Iain M LUKE

John R LETFORD

Allan PETRIE

Jim BARRIE

Betty WARD

George REGAN

Julia M STURROCK

Jill SHIMI

Bruce D MACKIE

Neil GLEN

Neil I C POWRIE

Roderick A J WALLACE

Elizabeth F FORDYCE

Robin PRESSWOOD

Derek J SCOTT

Fiona M GRANT

Richard BEATTIE

John CORRIGAN

David BOWES

Andrew DAWSON

Dave BEATTIE

Mervyn J ROLFE

Lord Provost WRIGHT, Convener, in the Chair.

The minute of meeting of this Committee of 8th May, 2000 was held as read.

Unless marked thus * all items stand delegated.

I EQUALITY ISSUES AND DEVELOPMENTS 2001

There was submitted Report No 114-2001 by the Director of Personnel and Management Services outlining a number of major national equality issues and developments which may inform the Council's equality action efforts in 2001.

The Committee noted the contents of the report and that further reports may be brought back to the Committee for approval.

II LABOUR MARKET TRENDS REPORTS: OLDER WORKERS IN THE LABOUR MARKET

There was submitted Report No 117-2001 by the Director of Personnel and Management Services advising the Committee of the latest changes and trends in the labour market activity for older workers as outlined in a recent Labour Market Trends report.

The Committee agreed to note the contents of the report.

LORD PROVOST HELEN WRIGHT, Convener.