The event, hosted by the Group’s Northern Region membership team at the Group’s CIS Tower, aimed to encourage more women to get involved in co-operative business and democracy.
The conference was opened by Group Secretary Moira Lees, who spoke about her experiences within the Co-operative Group. Louise Ellman, Labour/Co-op MP for Liverpool Riverside, also discussed her experiences as an MP.
The conference concluded with a discussion with Amanda Jones, head of diversity for the Group, Kathryn Smith, Group director and Anjum Anwar, dialogue development officer for Blackburn Cathedral.
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