One step forward and two steps back. So, which way to inclusiveness?
THU - 15:00-16:00 - Oosterpoort - Bovenzaal 1
Diversity & inclusion, Focus on Poland
Inclusivity is increasingly being recognised as a priority for the cultural and creative industries, as evidenced by the high percentage of organisations, institutes and companies reporting measures to ensure gender and racial equality accessibility in the sector. Still, artists or music industry professionals asked: To what extent does your working environment have clear, transparent rules? Are your remuneration and professional opportunities dependent on your competence, gender or background? They only sometimes answer positively. So, what exactly is the idea of inclusivity in the music industry today? What solutions do we need to equalise standards in different parts of Europe?