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Channel 4 commits to tackling industry racism, diversity

Thursday 11 June 2020 | 11:12 CET | News
UK broadcaster Channel 4 has announced a 6-point commitment to being an anti-racist organisation and improving black and ethnic minority (BAME) representation in the industry.

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Companies: Channel 4
Countries: United Kingdom
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