Cycling must be made more attractive to BME audience, commissioner announces as he says diversity targets should be introduced

Cycling must be made more attractive to a BME audience, according to the capital’s first walking and cycling commissioner.  Will Norman has voiced concerns over the lack of diversity among cyclists, arguing that many schemes which are encouraging people to … Read More

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Women march across UK to celebrate 100 years of female suffrage

More than 100,000 thought to have marched in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London. In glorious sunshine the streets of the capitals of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland filled on Sunday afternoon with marching, cheering, singing, chanting women, rejoicing in … Read More

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Why 2018 should be the year for change in putting equality first

Firms shamed in gender pay gap should look to smaller, more dynamic companies as an example, says Anne McNamara Recent laws now forcing employers to reveal the gender pay gap in their workforce have created a significant impact on the … Read More

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Five charts that tell the story of diversity in UK universities

Attention has turned to the lack of diversity at the UK’s top universities once again, as the University of Oxford publishes its admissions figures. While Oxford says that the proportion of its undergraduate students from the UK who identify as … Read More

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Why we need to recruit more women to STEM workforce

Currently just 12% of managers in STEM sectors are women and 73% of STEM women graduates do not stay in the sector long term. Things need to change – and here’s how they can We need 140,000 more engineers over … Read More

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How CIOs can improve diversity and inclusion

Carnegie Mellon University has developed a set of diversity and inclusion best pran help CIOs build better teams Research shows that diversity and inclusion leads to better business perforactices that cmance by creating understanding workforces with a wider range of experiences, but many organisations struggle to … Read More

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New diversity rules for UK insurance

New rules recently came into effect in the UK mandating that major insurers must consider ‘a broad set of qualities and competencies’ when it comes to recruiting board members, and to implement policies to better promote diversity at board level. … Read More

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Sky – “100 women: Join our gender equality debate audience”

Sky is hosting a special live programme to discuss equality, fair pay and feminism – and you can be involved. On the eve of International Woman’s Day and 100 years since some women were first given the vote, Sky News … Read More

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