28 February 2020: today we talk in terms of diversity, but a decade ago the language was more around equality and discrimination. The passing of the Equality Act 2010 was the game changer that informs our understanding of diversity today, but the history of equality or anti-discrimination legislation is one of gradual change.
28 February 2020: a new report has called on listed companies to tackle a lack of ethnic diversity in the boardroom through a combination of genuine engagement, targeted metrics and awareness training. But does this go far enough, fast enough? Rachel Willcox reports.
28 February 2020: celebrating and recognising LGBT+ history month in February, ICAEW carried out a multi-channel collaboration to raise awareness of LGBT+ issues in accountancy and the workplace more generally.
17 February 2020: February is LGBT+ History Month in the UK – a month of celebration and of information, promoting equality and diversity for everyone’s benefit – and I’d like to encourage members to get involved if you have not already.
28 February 2020: businesses can measure and analyse racial disparities, taking practical steps to change behaviour.
5 February 2020: while last year saw a record number of women on FTSE 350 boards, closing the gender pay gap is not a straightforward task. What can businesses do to address gender imbalances and why does it make good business sense to do so?