Last month, Vikram Solanki took the reins at Surrey to become the only head coach among the 18 first-class counties from a diverse background.
A game-wide anti-discrimination charter and code will be introduced.
The decision was supported by Test captain Joe Root and Ben Stokes, who will lead the side in next week’s opening match, but taken by the ECB.
The three Tests will be called the #raisethebat series.
World Cup and Ashes play a part as record annual turnover is revealed.
However, the chief executive is hopeful a ‘significant’ number of England Tests could still be played later this summer.
The ECB's new five-year plan: as undercooked as an England touring party.