Mapping cultural diversity good for business – Harmony Day report

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This Harmony Day, DCA and The University of Sydney Business School are launching a ground-breaking report which highlights how business can access the benefits that flow from mapping cultural diversity in the workplace.

Opt-in to Inclusion@YourWork 2019-2020

Inclusion @ Your Work 2019-2020
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To measure their progress over time in creating diversity and inclusion at the workforce level.DCA members organisations are invited to opt-in to this year's Inclusion@YourWork Index.

Statement on terrorist attack in Christchurch New Zealand

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Diversity Council Australia is shocked and saddened by the terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand,

International Women’s Day 2019 - Top myths on sexual harassment and how to debunk them

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This International Women’s Day, DCA is calling on employers to stand up for safety and respect at work and stamp out sexual harassment.

IWD 2019 - Top myths on sexual harassment and how to debunk them

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This International Women’s Day, Diversity Council Australia (DCA) is calling on employers to stand up for safety and respect at work and stamp out sexual harassment.

DCA members dominate WGEA EOCGE citation 2018-2019

Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality logo
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Over 80 DCA member organisation feature in the 2018-2019 Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation holders list.

2018 Year in Review

Best of 2018 (in printing letter blocks)
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As 2018 comes to a close, it’s a great time to celebrate what DCA has achieved in diversity and inclusion (D&I) in partnership with members.

Australians with disability among the most discriminated at work

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As the world prepares to mark the International Day of People with Disability, some sobering statistics highlight the state of affairs for many organisations in Australia.

Debate finds it is not really a good idea to bring your whole self to work

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The Diversity Council Australia and National Australia Bank Annual Diversity Debate held in Sydney last night found it is not really a good idea to bring your whole self to work.

Is it really a good idea to bring your whole self to work?

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The 2018 Diversity Council Australia and National Australia Bank Annual Diversity Debate will ask: Is it really a good idea to bring your whole self to work?

Mariam Veiszadeh joining DCA Team

Mariam Veiszadeh, DCA Members and Advisory Director (commencing January 2019)
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DCA is delighted to announce the appointment of Mariam Veiszadeh as our new Members and Advisory Director Mariam will commence in this role in January 2019.

Busting myths about Indigenous Australians

Acknowledging the traditional custodians of the land on which we live,work and play is just the beginning.... The Art of Inclusion (Words against a background of different coloured sands.)
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The Hon Linda Burney MP, the first Aboriginal woman elected to the House of Representatives and Karen Mundine, Reconciliation Australia CEO, outline ways workplaces can bridge the cultural and professiona gaps that exist for Indigenous Australians in the latest episode of The Art of Inclusion.

Sexual harassment and gender inequality after #MeToo.

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Workplace sexual harassment is on the rise. In our latest podcast episode, Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Kate Jenkins, and journalist Tracey Spicer provide insightful recommendations on how we can take action to reverse this alarming trend.

When leaders talk about their own mental health

The Art of Inclusion - Talking Heads
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The latest episode of DCA's The Art of Inclusion podcast, ‘Talking Heads’, looks at the role leaders play in creating mentally healthy workplaces and the importance of admitting vulnerability.

Out in the Open - An executive talks about the business of transitioning

Heading The Art of Inclusion - Out in the Open with series of modern art silhouettes of heads
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Aram Hosie is a transgender rights advocate and executive who identifies as a binary presenting trans man. His story provides valuable insights into the issues and myths around transitioning.

One transgender executive’s success story defies a dark trend for the LGBTIQ+ community

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Aram Hosie – a transgender executive and member of Victoria’s LGBTIQ Taskforce, speaks publically about his success story as part of Diversity Council Australia’s new podcast series, The Art of Inclusion.

DCA's CEO named one of The Australian Financial Review's 100 Women of Influence

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Diversity Council Australia is delighted that its CEO, Lisa Annese, has been named one of The Australian Financial Review's 100 Women of Influence for 2018.

DCA's new podcast now available

The Art of Inclusion. A podcast series by Diversity Council Australia
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DCA's podcast 'The Art of Inclusion' is now available. Download and listen to the first episode which flips the script on ‘African gangs’ and race, and asks: how can we all do cultural diversity better?

Diversity Council Australia debunks ‘African gangs’ narrative as new podcast is released

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Consider the facts before judging the South Sudanese community in Melbourne. Evidence shows that Melbourne is not in crisis due to 'African gang violence'. DCA has release a statement outlining reality and talks to those involved in the first episode of its podcast 'The Art of Inclusion".

New Resource Available: Out at Work - From Prejudice to Pride

New Out at Work Resources Available with photo of all the presenters at the launch event
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The report Out at Work: From Prejudice to Pride examines why LGBTIQ+ individuals share or conceal their LGBTIQ+ identity or status at work and what Australian organisations can do to make their workplace safe and inclusive for LGBTIQ+ workers to be themselves.

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