diversity

The Engineering Talent Awards 2021: Winners, Highlights, and the Rise of Diversity and Inclusion

The first-of-its-kind event, the Engineering Talent Awards (ETAs) is hosted by EqualEngineers – a company on a mission to make the engineering and technology industry more diverse and inclusive. The awards celebrate the incredible achievements of inspiring individuals who go above and beyond in their roles to make a difference.  Partnered with McLaren Racing and …

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Black History Month

Black History Month in Engineering 2021 Highlights

Black History Month takes place every October. It has been celebrated in the UK for over 30 years now. People from African and Caribbean backgrounds have been left underrepresented for decades. As a result of this, October has been dedicated to spreading awareness of contributions people from African and Caribbean nationalities have done throughout time. …

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lesbian visibility

7 Things We Learned from Lesbian Visibility Week

In case you missed it, Lesbian Visibility Week began on the 20th of April and ended on the 26th of April, aka Lesbian Visibility Day. Its aim was to show solidarity with every woman within the LGBTQI+ community by celebrating lesbians, bisexuals, transgender and queer women, including women of colour, those with disabilities, and those …

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Diversity vs. Covid-19

Nearly 20% of the 1.3 million people that work in the NHS are from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds (BAME) – many of them working as doctors, nurses and midwives1.

Neurodiversity

Every brain is unique

Last year, EqualEngineers was a founding supporting organisation of Neurodiversity week, and this year we’ve been asked to help raise awareness of the benefits neurodivergent individuals bring to the workplace.

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