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Race and ethnicity

Supporting ethnic minority young people from education into work

Considerable improvements in educational attainment among ethnic minority groups – particularly Black African and Bangladeshi students – have not been matched by sustained progress in the labour market. Local authorities are well placed to address the challenges of unemployment and over-qualification.

Written by:
Marley Morris
Date published:

This Solutions paper suggests recommendations to support education‑to-work transitions for ethnic minority youth, drawing on examples of best practice in Bristol, Nottingham and Tower Hamlets.

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