Federal People Development Committee January update

24 Jan 2024
  • Welcomed the new Welsh party rep Irfan Latif.
  • Received a verbal update from Vice President Amna Ahmed on the work of the Diversity sub committee.
  • Lynn Cunningham agreed to Chair our rebooted Membership working group to look at the most effective recruitment strategies across the party.
  • Janey Little reported back on the Safeguarding and Welfare working group.
  • Janey and Claire Hudson proposed a paper regarding DBS checks for staff working directly with members.  This was approved unanimously and referred to Federal Board for approval.
  • Ellie Hudspith updated the board on the work of the Whistleblowing sub-committee.  The new policy is nearly complete but work is still ongoing to ensure it fits seamlessly with the complaints policy.
  • The major part of the meeting was to meet to approve the following transfers from Associated Organisation to the new Affiliated Organisation system:
    • Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors
    • Green Liberal Democrats
    • Liberal Democrat Campaign for Racial Equality
    • Liberal Democrat European Group
    • Liberal Democrat Women
  • The board received a full written report from the training manager; there was a verbal update from  Kerry Buist about the Election Agents Training.




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