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Channel 4 Diversity in Advertising Award focuses on lack of BAME representation

Friday 21 August 2020 | 11:33 CET | News
UK broadcaster Channel 4 has launched its annual Diversity in Advertising Award, with a focus this year on the lack of authentic representation of UK BAME cultures in TV advertising.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Channel 4
Countries: United Kingdom
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