DCA Congratulates WGEA Employers of Choice for Gender Equality

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Diversity Council Australia congratulates all organisations that have been awarded the Workplace Gender Equality Agency’s Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation.

The WGEA EOCGE citation is designed to encourage, recognise and promote active commitment to achieving gender equality in Australian workplaces.

WGEA indicated that trends among this year’s recipients included:

  • Flexibility for all employees across an organisation
  • Programs to support women into leadership and technical positions
  • Tailored parental leave and return-to-work policies
  • Supporting men’s caring responsibilities
  • Robust analysis and correction of gender pay gaps

More than half the organisatiaons that received this WEGA citation in 2016 are also DCA member organisations including:

  • Accenture Australia Ltd
  • Allens
  • Allianz Australia Services Pty Limited
  • AMP Limited
  • Arup Pty Limited
  • Ashurst Australia
  • ASX Limited
  • Aurecon Australiasia Pty Ltd
  • Aurizon Holdings Ltd
  • Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited
  • AustralianSuper Pty Ltd
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Bank West
  • Benetas
  • Caltex Australia Limited
  • Citigroup Pty Limited
  • Clayton Utz
  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Credit Union Australia Ltd
  • Deloitte Australia
  • DLA Piper Australia
  • EY
  • First State Super
  • Genworth
  • GHD Services Pty Ltd
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Henry Davis York
  • Herbert Smith Freehills
  • HESTA
  • Holding Redlich
  • HSBC Bank Australia Ltd
  • Jacobs Group (Australia) Ltd
  • K&L Gates
  • King & Wood Mallesons (Australia)
  • KPMG Australia
  • Lend Lease Corporation Limited
  • Maddocks
  • McCullough Robertson Lawyers
  • Medibank Private Ltd
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme (Australia) Ltd
  • Mercy Health
  • Minter Ellison
  • Mirvac Group
  • Monash University
  • National Australia Bank Limited
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Origin Energy Limited
  • PPG Industries Australia Pty Ltd
  • PwC
  • Shell
  • St Barbara Ltd
  • Stockland
  • Suncorp
  • TAL Services Ltd
  • Teachers Health Fund
  • Telstra Corporation Limited
  • ThoughtWorks Australia Pty Ltd
  • Transurban Limited
  • University Of Technology Sydney
  • VMware Australia Pty Ltd
  • Westpac Group

It is great to see such commitment to diversity and inclusion, particularly in the area of gender equality.

For more information on this citation and to see the complete lists of recipients visit the WGEA website.