Joe Tibbetts is the publisher and managing editor of i-D Information Daily and Council News Monitor. He hosts Working Lunch and chairs AnswerTime the InformationDaily.TV panel show. He chairs conferences and advises public and private sector organisations on how to get heard.@Joe_Tibbetts
Women currently make up about 1/3 of elected councillors, a figure which has barely changed at all over the last two decades. Less than 17 per cent of council leaders are women. Lauren Lucas of LGIU in conversation with Joe Tibbetts
SURFING THE TIMELINE
00:00 | The Local Government Information Unit and what it does
01:25 | Women in local government: Research and findings
03:16 | Something must be going wrong...
04:53 | Barriers for women in local government
07:58 | Do we have the solutions?
10:10 | Beacon councils and current work being done for equal representation