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Savills signs Race at Work Charter 

International real estate advisor, Savills, has announced its commitment to racial equality by signing the Race at Work Charter, a government initiative in partnership with Business in the Community (BITC), designed to improve outcomes for black, Asian and minority ethnic ...

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Willmott Dixon leads UK in FT’s inaugural list of diversity leaders

Willmott Dixon was the UK’s highest placed company to appear in the Financial Times’ inaugural list of European leaders for workplace diversity and inclusion, coming third out of 700 organisations ranked for their approach to inclusivity. The Letchworth Garden City ...

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A #POSH idea

Positive Occupational Safety & Health means taking inclusive, diverse and equal action says Louise Hosking Director, Hosking Associates WHY IS THIS IMPORTANT? Achieving true inclusion within diverse and equitable workplaces makes a significant difference to the bottom line. This is ...

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OCS launches hidden disabilities initiative for shoppers in Milton Keynes

Facilities management service provider, OCS, is launching a new hidden disabilities initiative at centre:mk in Milton Keynes. It is thought 18 per cent of the population has a hidden disability, so with this in mind, OCS says the initiative will ...

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CBRE signs up to Race at Work Charter

CBRE has further demonstrated its commitment to diversity and inclusion by becoming one of the first property industry signatories of the Race at Work Charter in the UK. The Charter, developed jointly by the UK Government and Business in the ...

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Slattery appointed to global diversity role

Margot Slattery has been appointed to the role of Global Chief Diversity Officer effective from 1 September 2019. Slattery, who has won numerous awards and accolades for her work in promoting diversity and inclusion in Ireland and abroad, will continue ...

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LGBT+ in FM marches with Pride

On 6 July, more than 600 groups comprising of 30,000+ people joined forces, celebrating the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex and Allies (LGBTQIA+) community for London’s Jubilee Pride parade. Marking the 50th year since the historic Stonewall Inn riots, London’s ...

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Mitie gets on board to support Birmingham Pride

Mitie is supporting diversity celebrations in Birmingham, by working with the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) in the lead up to Birmingham Pride 2019, which takes place in the city this weekend. For the second year running, Mitie has donated ...

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Talking about cultural diversity

Yesterday saw Sodexo host a breakfast event at its London headquarters on the subject of Modern Racism in the Workplace in recognition of World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. The event, conceived in an era when getting ...

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Apleona commits to Disability Confident scheme

Apleona HSG Facility Management UK has formally committed to being a Disability Confident Employer. A UK Government Department for Work and Pensions initiative, Disability Confident supports employers to make the most of the talents disabled people can bring to the workplace. The ...

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