Why we monitor the diversity profile in job applications.
Welcome to Cumbria County Council’s Equality site. On this site you will find out about the work that the County Council is doing to promote a fair society for everyone in Cumbria.
Our vision for Equality is outlined in Equality for All 2012-2016
Equality for All 2010-2012 (Word 456.04KB)
Equality for All 2012-2016 (Word 2.39MB)
Equality for All is based on the following definitions:
Equality is about everyone having the same chances in life and getting the same access to the services they need.
Diversity is about understanding and respecting people's different needs and aspirations. We cannot achieve equality without addressing diversity.
Equality is not about treating everyone the same.
To achieve this vision in Cumbria we need to make sure that:
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