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Stonewall WEI

Workplace Equality Index

Each year the University participates in the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index (WEI), a benchmarking tool that evaluates our initiatives and helps us better understand the challenges of creating an inclusive working environment for LGBTQ+ employees.

For 2022, we are pleased to announce that we have achieved the Stonewall Gold Award, Stonewall's highest accolade. 

We have also been ranked 148 out of 403 organisations that took part, our highest ranking to date within the WEI.

To read the full news article, please click HERE

As part of the Workplace Equality Index, Stonewall seeks feedback directly from all our staff about workplace culture, diversity and inclusion via a confidential questionnaire For the 2018 Index, over 700 staff took part.

Stonewall is a charity promoting equality for Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Trans, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ+) people.

The University works closely with Stonewall through its Diversity Champions Programme which is a good practice employers’ forum for building LGBTQ+ inclusion in the workplace.