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NI WISE Hub ‘Pulsar’ launched to promote STEM Diversity

Matrix, the Northern Ireland Science Industry Panel, has been working closely with WISE, a UK body committed to encouraging women and girls to take up careers in science and engineering, to develop a Northern Ireland regional hub aimed at showing girls that STEM careers are exciting, well-paid and fulfilling. The hub features an interactive careers …

DMNI Virtual Event ‘Rebel Ideas – The Power of Diverse Thinking’

We are delighted to have secured international keynote speaker Andrew Toogood of Proclaim Consulting to present at our next virtual event – Rebel Ideas, The Power of Diverse Thinking. Date: Wednesday 27th Jan 2021 Time: 10am – 11:30am Place: Virtual Event (no cost to attend) The world we operate in is experiencing volatile, uncertain and …

Industry shines light on two of Encirc’s rising stars

Encirc started their DMNI journey in January 2020 and were awarded the Bronze Diversity Mark in April 2020 for their commitment to gender diversity. Two of their batch and furnace leaders have been recognised as young pioneers within the glass industry. Erin Miller picked up the Rising Star award at this year’s Glass Focus Awards …

Gilbert-Ash celebrates Diversity Mark success

Gilbert-Ash Ltd. has become the first construction firm in N Ireland to have retained the Bronze Diversity Mark for three consecutive years. The Bronze Diversity Mark recognises and identifies companies that have been independently assessed and have reached a high standard of commitment to advancing Gender Diversity. The Diversity Mark NI independent assessment panel congratulated …

Marking ‘100’ Diversity & Inclusion Resources & Reports

We have been working to create a substantial and diverse range of resources and reports made available for everyone. Whether you are just starting your diversity and inclusion journey or further down the path we have over 100 insightful resources that will support and guide you through each step of the way.

Disabilities, Mental Health and Belonging Webinar

Thank you to everyone that joined us today at our fourth in a series of ‘Driving Diversity in a COVID-19 World’ webinars. Danske Bank joined us to present at today’s event and openly and authentically shared their journey with ‘Disabilities, Mental Health and Belonging’.

IQ-EQ awarded Bronze Diversity Mark

We are delighted to announce that IQ-EQ’s Belfast office has been awarded the Bronze  Diversity Mark. Diversity Mark NI was established in 2016 and has more than 70 members from all business sectors across Northern Ireland. This accreditation looks to award organisations who demonstrate and highlight their commitment to advancing diversity within their workplace. IQ-EQ, …

Greiner Packaging UK receives Bronze Diversity Mark

Greiner Packaging UK has been awarded the Bronze Diversity Mark by demonstrating publicly their commitment to Diversity and Inclusion within their workplace.  Greiner Packaging is one of Europe’s leading packaging manufacturers and providers of customised solutions from a single source. Operating in 30 locations in 19 different countries, the Dungannon site is leading the way with …

First Steps to LGBT Inclusion Webinar

Thank you to everyone that joined us today at our third in a series of ‘Driving Diversity’ events.  Today’s webinar ‘First Steps to LGBT Inclusion’ was presented by Fergal McFerran, Diversity Mark NI Independent Assessor and Account Manager at Stonewall UK. Fergal delivered an educational and extremely comprehensive presentation.   Some of the key learnings from …

Translink awarded Bronze Diversity Mark for workplace Diversity and Inclusion

Translink has been awarded the Bronze Diversity Mark for commitment to Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace. This ‘Mark of Progress’ recognises Translink’s ongoing commitment to Diversity and Inclusion. The award is independently assessed by a team of business experts who look for evidence of a target driven approach at addressing gender diversity across their …

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