Minister warns against “contaminating” 2012 Olympics

September 17, 2009

BRITAIN/Clerics and police have expressed concern, and now the Olympics minister has – London could see a proliferation in prostitution and human trafficking during the 2012 Games.

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London 2012 – a chance to nurture strong female role models

March 6, 2009

tessa-- Tessa Jowell is Britain's Minister for the Olympics and London and has held a variety of senior government posts. She has direct responsibility for delivery of the government's Olympic programme. Jowell has been a member of parliament for the Labour Party since 1992. The views expressed are her own. --

Training for the Olympics – with hard hats

February 20, 2008

jowell.jpgMayor of London Ken Livingstone said he wanted to get more women¬†into Olympic construction jobs, but there¬†weren’t many on view during a site visit this week.