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Amey breaking down more barriers to support women in the workplace

Amey has strengthened its commitment to driving gender equality and diversity in the workplace by teaming up with environmentally friendly period product supplier, Grace & Green, to trial free period products across a number of its offices and depots.  According ...

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Willmott Dixon recognised as one of UK’s best employers for women

Willmott Dixon has been listed again by The Times as one of the UK’s top 50 places to work for women. It’s the fourth successive year the company has featured in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2022 guide, ...

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Elior launches mentoring scheme supporting females to flourish

UK contract caterer, Elior, has launched a mentoring programme aimed at helping female staff to fulfil their potential. Inspiring growth and progression, Womentoring is a 12-month programme being led by Elior UK’s CFO, Leni Savva and is designed to boost ...

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ISS UK & Ireland signs UN Women’s Empowerment Principles

ISS has signed the CEO statement for the UN Women’s Empowerment Principles. The move supports the company’s ongoing commitment to people and society and its dedicated target of at least 40 per cent gender balance at corporate leadership level by ...

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Amey and Mace launch digital health platform to support women going through menopause

In a commitment to driving gender equality and diversity in the workplace, infrastructure and public service provider, Amey, and global consultancy and construction company, Mace, have launched a digital health platform, Peppy, to support women going through menopause and other ...

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International Women’s Day – Are women the future of the security industry?

The aspiration: ‘Collectively, we can all help create an inclusive world’; the message for International Women’s Day, as groups across the globe come together today, on 8 March, to celebrate women’s achievements and #ChooseToChallenge with this year’s theme. Diversity and ...

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Breaking down barriers

Louie-Mae Gibson, Estate Director and Operations Board Member for Business balance at Knight Frank Promise (KFP) focusing on Women in Business, is using her considerable experience to fulfil a commitment to advancing the opportunities for women in property and FM ...

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Sodexo launches new programme to mark International Women’s Day

Sodexo is celebrating International Women’s Day 2021 with the launch of a series of virtual engagement events designed to help female prison leavers get back into employment. The sessions will be delivered as part of Sodexo’s SheWorks programme, aimed at introducing women ...

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Sodexo marks International Women’s Day with work-shadowing scheme for female ex-offenders

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020 (Sunday, 8 March), Sodexo is launching a work-shadowing scheme for female ex-offenders to gain skills that will help them back into employment. Forty service users from Community Rehabilitation Companies (CRCs) operated by Sodexo have ...

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