Category Archives: Inclusion

Finalists announced for major awards event in Kirklees

Council Officer Linda Johnson and next to her is the logo for the awards ceremony.

Kirklees Library Service, Kirklees Council Local Offer Team, and Council Officer, Linda Johnson, have all been announced as finalists at a major Kirklees awards ceremony. The Kirklees Diversity, Equality and Innovation Awards will recognise businesses, organisations, and individuals who have delivered exceptional work which has harnessed the power of diversity, embedded inclusive practises, and/or celebrated Kirklees communities. There was a

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Remembering Srebrenica 2022

the graves of Bosnian men and boys in Srebrenica

This year marks the 27th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. Between 11 and 16 July 1995, 8,372 Bosnian men and boys were tragically killed by Serb forces in the town of Srebrenica in Bosnia. In 2009 the European Parliament declared 11 July to be the official Memorial Day to commemorate this tragedy. Each year, we come together with the communities

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Excellent diversity, equality, and innovation work in Kirklees to be showcased by event at Kirklees College in Huddersfield

A graphic which says, 'Kirklees Diversity Equality and Innovation Conference and Awards 2022.

Yesterday (17 May) was the launch of the Kirklees Diversity, Equality and Innovation showcase and awards for organisations and workers based in Kirklees. The event is organised by the Kirklees Diversity = Innovation Network, a diverse group of organisations who are committed to creating a culture of belonging in their workplaces. Network members include Cummins Turbo Technologies, Sygenta along with

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Kirklees Council set ambitious plans on their inclusion journey

Proud to be diverse and inclusive

Today full council voted through the brand-new Inclusion and Diversity Strategy which focuses on an inclusive pandemic recovery. Full council approved the new strategy which sets out the council’s inclusion aims for the next two years. The four priorities of the new strategy are Inclusion First, Project Search, Culturally Confident Colleagues, and Inclusion Allies. Inclusion First will ensure that council

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