Creating a fairer Britain
February 2009 marked ten years since the publication of Stephen Lawrence report. This was a significant landmark in the history of race in Britain, and how the public sector deals with issues of equality.
Given the significance of this anniversary, the Commission held a major event Monday 19 January 2009 where our chair, Trevor Phillips delivered a keynote lecture.
The Commission also revealed new research on race and identity in Britain and on the police and racism invited a number of key players to contribute to the debate. Trevor's speech was followed by a panel discussion and a question and answer session.
Trevor Phillips's speech is available as a transcript.
Audience members and panellists responded immediately after the debate on video.