Nina Goswami is the Creative Diversity Lead at BBC 50:50 Equality Project.
Nina Goswami is the Creative Diversity Lead at BBC 50:50 Equality Project. She has worked on 50:50 since 2019 and has spearheaded multiple initiatives to support the BBC’s aspiration that its on-air representation reflects society.
Nina is also a journalist and returns to the newsroom occasionally to edit the BBC’s National TV Bulletins. She has worked in media her whole professional career including at The Sunday Times and The Sunday Telegraph.
Nina is featured in the Global Diversity List 2020’s Top 20 Diversity Professionals and was highly commended at the Asian Women Achievement Awards 2020. In this session, we will discuss Nina’s work on the 50:50 project, from its humble beginnings aimed to create better data on the representation of women in the BBC’s journalism to becoming a global initiative. The 50:50 methodology has been implemented by more than 100 organisations in 26 countries, increasing representation across a number of industries, which in turn has created cultural change and increased diversity in the workplace.
Host: Francesca James, Founder, Great British Entrepreneur Awards
Nina Goswami, Creative Diversity Lead, BBC 50:50 Equality Project