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Document Number: 8212

Unleashing Aspiration: The Final Report of the Panel on Fair Access to the Professions - The Panel was established by the UK's Prime Minister to advise on how to make a professional career truly open to as wide a pool of talent as possible. Although progress has been made the UK retains a "closed shop" mentality, closing out minorities, women, and low socio-economic citizens. There is evidence that entry into the professions has become more socially exclusive over time. The report lists 80 recommendations on the changes which must take place. (Cabinet Office-United Kingdom, July 2009)...


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