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Highlights Workplace Pride New Year’s Reception

Highlights Workplace Pride New Year’s Reception

Leiden University’s campus in the Hague was the venue for the 2015 Workplace Pride New year’s Reception yesterday evening 22 January. Despite delays with trains and frigid weather, the room was filled with representatives of Workplace Pride’s members, Leiden University’s faculty, staff and students, plus a number of external guest coming from throughout the country. […]

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LGBT Panel at World Economic Forum

LGBT Panel at World Economic Forum

Every year in January, nearly 2,600 world leaders, CEOs, heads of nonprofits, leading academics, and journalists from more than100 countries gather in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum annual meeting. This forum – more simply known as “Davos” – is one of the most highly visible and prestigious meetings of its kind and generates […]

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In Memorial: Jan-Auke Smaal

In Memorial: Jan-Auke Smaal

It is with great sadness that we have learned that Jan-Auke Smaal from Post NL, has passed away. Jan-Auke was one of the early activists in the TNT Pride and the PostNL Pride Network. He was a devoted and active volunteer and always stimulated everyone to continue pursuing LGBT inclusion through his good humour and keen wits; […]

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2014: The Year in Perspective

2014: The Year in Perspective

2014 has been a pivotal year for Workplace Pride. Important steps were taken to help expand the message that LGBT workplace inclusion around the world is still very much a ‘work-in-progress’. More employers now understand that a truly diverse workplace can be realized and that it is a benefit to their overall operations, not to […]

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Workplace Pride receives ANBI status

Workplace Pride receives ANBI status

Workplace Pride receives ANBI status The Board of Workplace Pride is pleased to announce that the Foundation has received the coveted “ANBI” status from the Dutch tax authorities. ANBI, ( Algemeen Nut Beoogende Instelling: or a public-benefit organization) is awarded based upon an organization’s form, policy plan, and financial transparency. The main purpose of the […]

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Sodexo, one of the world’s largest employers, has joined Workplace Pride Foundation

Sodexo, one of the world’s largest employers, has joined Workplace Pride Foundation

Sodexo, one of the world’s largest employers, has joined Workplace Pride Foundation.  Founded in 1966 by Pierre Bellon in Marseilles, France, Sodexo is now the worldwide leader in Quality of Life services. For over 40 years, the company has developed unique expertise, backed by nearly 428,000 employees in 80 countries across the globe. With so many […]

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2014 Global Benchmark Results

2014 Global Benchmark Results

Press Release Date: 8 October 2014 IBM named World’s Most Gay-friendly Company Workplace Pride publishes 1st Global Benchmark results IBM has been named this year’s most LGBT-inclusive (Lesbian, Gay Bisexual and Transgender) employer in the world by Amsterdam-based Workplace Pride Foundation. The announcement is the result of the Foundation’s Global Benchmark survey in which major […]

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Workplace Pride National Coming Out Day Contest 2014

Workplace Pride National Coming Out Day Contest 2014

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2014 International LGBT Conference Video

2014 International LGBT Conference Video

Workplace Pride’s 2014 conference was a pivotal point for the Foundation. The need for attention to LGBT workplace inclusion across the globe and at every level of organizations was made clear by the moving presentations of three well-known keynote speakers. Click on the arrow in the image to see the highlights of the conference in […]

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Keynote Addresses on Video at Workplace Pride Conference 2014

Keynote Addresses on Video at Workplace Pride Conference 2014

Workplace Pride’s 8th annual international conference took an in-depth look at what employers and employees, continue to face when trying to create LGBT-friendly work places in non-LGBT friendly environments. The primary focus for the 2014 conference was on how internationally-operating organizations and communities can work together to create change in the workplace around the world.  […]

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2014 International Conference Raises the Bar! Read Highlights:

2014 International Conference Raises the Bar! Read Highlights:

Workplace Pride’s 2014 international conference set a new standard for both the foundation and looking at LGBT workplace inclusion on global scale. Attended by over 200 delegates from private and public sectors, and from many different nations, the event covered topics that push the boundary of how LGBT people can and should be more included […]

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Workplace Pride Launches Global Benchmark

Workplace Pride Launches Global Benchmark

Today, Workplace Pride launched its new Global Benchmark at its 2014 International Conference in the Hague. The Benchmark was launched by Human Rights Watch LGBT Advocacy Director Boris Dittrich and Workplace Pride Executive Director, David Pollard. Employers wishing to take part in the Benchmark Survey can register via the link below. Once on the registration […]

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Highlights Workplace Pride New Year’s Reception

Highlights Workplace Pride New Year’s Reception

| January 23, 2015

Leiden University’s campus in the Hague was the venue for the 2015 Workplace Pride New year’s Reception yesterday evening 22 January. Despite delays with trains and frigid weather, the room was filled with representatives of Workplace Pride’s members, Leiden University’s faculty, staff and students, plus a number of external guest coming from throughout the country. […]

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LGBT Panel at World Economic Forum

LGBT Panel at World Economic Forum

| January 14, 2015

Every year in January, nearly 2,600 world leaders, CEOs, heads of nonprofits, leading academics, and journalists from more than100 countries gather in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum annual meeting. This forum – more simply known as “Davos” – is one of the most highly visible and prestigious meetings of its kind and generates […]

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In Memorial: Jan-Auke Smaal

In Memorial: Jan-Auke Smaal

| January 5, 2015

It is with great sadness that we have learned that Jan-Auke Smaal from Post NL, has passed away. Jan-Auke was one of the early activists in the TNT Pride and the PostNL Pride Network. He was a devoted and active volunteer and always stimulated everyone to continue pursuing LGBT inclusion through his good humour and keen wits; […]

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