We enable organisations to apply for a Charter Mark which will recognise their commitment to Diversity and Inclusion, initially focussing on Gender Diversity.
The Charter follows a methodology of self-assessment and it prioritises continuous progression with goals set by and appropriate to each individual organisation.
Widespread adoption of the Charter Mark will make a genuine difference to diversity & workplace culture on a cross-sectorial basis and will help make the most of Northern Ireland’s talented workforce in a global competitive economy.
Remote Working – Best Practice Tips and Strategies
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep the globe with further social-distancing measures being imposed many of us are now working from home. This massive unprecedented shift to distance working may have long-term benefits as we learn new habits and introduce apps and software to enable effective remote working. READ MORE
Diversity Mark NI Covid-19 Update
As the Covid 19 pandemic evolves the Diversity Mark NI team will be working from home to ensure the safety of our people. As always, we are here for our members and we encourage you to keep in touch. READ MORE
Northern Ireland’s Inaugural Diversity & Inclusion Summit
Diversity Mark NI recently hosted the Inaugural Diversity & Inclusion Summit at Titanic Belfast, the first of its kind to take place in Northern Ireland. David Sterling spoke passionately about the jouney that the Northern Ireland Civil Service has been on and that he wanted the organisation’s Diversity to be reflective of society by creating … READ MORE
Charter Mark Award Celebration at Ulster Bank
We were delighted and proud to have presented five very progressive organisations with the Bronze Diversity Charter Mark at our Awards Lunch this month hosted by Ulster Bank. The Diversity Mark independent assessors were particularly impressed with the challenges that these organisations have set themselves, with some very creative and innovative initiatives to build an … READ MORE
Diversity Mark Breakfast hosted by FinTrU
Thank you to Darragh McCarthy, Katrien Roppe and the wonderful team at FinTrU for hosting a Diversity Mark breakfast at their offices today. At the event our Head of Business Christine White along with the support of David Gavaghan, Diversity Mark NI Board Member spoke to a wide range of invited guests from diverse sectors … READ MORE