How Sony Music is supporting global social justice today

by HRD Connect | Report

On June 5, 2020, in the wake of global protests sparked by the murder of George Floyd, Sony Music Group announced the launch of a $100 million Social Justice Fund to support anti-racist initiatives around the world.

At the time, Rob Stringer, Chairman of Sony Music Group, said: “Racial injustice is a global issue that affects our artists, songwriters, our people and of course society at large. We stand against discrimination everywhere and we will take action accordingly with our community fully involved in effectively using these funds.”

One year on from the launch of the fund, co-chairs of the UK arm – Damaris Rex Taylor, director of marketing, RCA UK, Dorothy Hui, SVP for digital & audience development, and Charlotte Edgeworth, director of diversity, inclusion & social impact – share their journey thus far.

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