Meral Ece, Chair of the Ethnic Minority Liberal Democrats, and adviser to Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg on diversity issues, has been awarded an OBE in the New Year Honours list for her services to local government.
Ethnic GCSE breakdown shows Government failings – Laws Liberal Democrat Shadow Education Secretary, David Laws today condemned the Government for failing to close the gap between rich and poor in our education system.
Speaking ahead of Eid al-Adha next week, Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg sent his best wishes to all those who will be celebrating the Muslim festival.
At a successful Special General Meeting held on 2 Dec, well attended by Lib Dem activists and councillors, EMLD has now merged with the Ethnic Minority Election Task Force (EMETF).
A Liberal Democrat Friends of Poland group is to be launched next February to encourage more Polish people to engage with political life in the party.
Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg has sent his greetings to Sikh communities across Britain on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, which is being celebrated this week.
We warmly welcome the historic election of Barack Obama. He has proved that colour and ethnicity is no barrier to the highest office in the world.
Ethnic Minority Lib Dem Councillors join celebration at Black History Month Reception at Westminster
At a reception in Westminster, Harriet Harman, Minister for Women & Equalities, highlighted the need for councils to have more Black, Asian and ethnic minority women, as new data shows the numbers have fallen back since 2006.
Liberal Democrat Party President, Simon Hughes MP, was recognised for his long-standing support for the Muslim community in the UK with the award of Friends of Islam ‘Parliamentarian of the Year’.
Liberal Democrat Leader, Nick Clegg has challenged the think-tank Policy Exchange over its briefing against a family event aimed at promoting harmony and dialogue between Muslims and non-Muslims.