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Winner of the National Coming Out Day Contest 2014

Winner of the National Coming Out Day Contest 2014

Workplace pride is happy to announce the winner of the National Coming Out Day Contest 2014. In total 9 organizations entered the competition with very impressive projects. All contesters carried out a project that contributed to more inclusion in their workplace, and though it was clear that every entry project worked hard to meet our […]

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The Global Benchmark 2014 in the International Press

The Global Benchmark 2014 in the International Press

The Global Benchmark 2014 results, released on October 8th, were mentioned in several international media such as CNBC news and the Volkskrant. See below an overview of the International online press in which the Global Benchmark and Workplace Pride appeared. The Netherlands http://www.leidschdagblad.nl/regionaal/metropool/article27197968.ece/IBM-meest-homovriendelijke-bedrijf http://www.adformatie.nl/nieuws/ibm-meest-homovriendelijk-bedrijf-de-wereld http://www.volkskrant.nl/economie/homos-en-lesbiennes-slecht-af-op-nederlandse-werkvloer~a3766089/ http://www.winq.nl/2014/10/ibm-gay-vriendelijkste-bedrijf-ter-wereld/ Switzerland http://360.ch/blog/magazine/2014/10/et-lemployeur-le-plus-gay-friendly-de-lannee-est/ Germany http://www.queer.de/detail.php?article_id=22450 Belgium http://www.hetrozehuis.be/IBM_gay-vriendelijkste_bedrijf_ter_wereld USA http://www.cnbc.com/id/102074126 http://www.mfrtech.com/news/531038/dow_executives_recognized_in_outstanding_top_lgbt_business_executives_and_allies_lists.html […]

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KPN signs Declaration of Amsterdam

KPN signs Declaration of Amsterdam

This morning, at their headquarter in the Hague, KPN signed the Declaration of Amsterdam. It is the 18th organization to sign the Declaration of Amsterdam and thus commit to a more LGBT inclusive workplace. Janine Vos, Global Head of  HR signed on behalf of while David Pollard, Exec. Director of Workplace Pride signed on behalf […]

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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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AIDS Memorial to rise in Amsterdam

AIDS Memorial to rise in Amsterdam

The NAMES Project Nederland has taken the initiative to create an AIDSmonument in Amsterdam, following cities like San Francisco, Vancouver, Munich and London. Their aim is to unveil the monument on World Aids Day, December 1st 2015, at a wonderful spot at the IJ waterfront. The Netherlands have always been at the forefront in the […]

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Clifford Chance Breaks New Ground with Seminar

Clifford Chance Breaks New Ground with Seminar

New Workplace Pride member Clifford Chance organized an LGBT Diversity Seminar at their historic offices in Amsterdam last Friday, August 8th. This event, which was held on the occasion of Clifford Chance joining Workplace Pride, looked closely at the human rights aspect of being LGBT in different cultures. Main speakers included Graeme Reid, Director of […]

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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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Winner of the National Coming Out Day Contest 2014

Winner of the National Coming Out Day Contest 2014

| October 20, 2014

Workplace pride is happy to announce the winner of the National Coming Out Day Contest 2014. In total 9 organizations entered the competition with very impressive projects. All contesters carried out a project that contributed to more inclusion in their workplace, and though it was clear that every entry project worked hard to meet our […]

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The Global Benchmark 2014 in the International Press

The Global Benchmark 2014 in the International Press

| October 17, 2014

The Global Benchmark 2014 results, released on October 8th, were mentioned in several international media such as CNBC news and the Volkskrant. See below an overview of the International online press in which the Global Benchmark and Workplace Pride appeared. The Netherlands http://www.leidschdagblad.nl/regionaal/metropool/article27197968.ece/IBM-meest-homovriendelijke-bedrijf http://www.adformatie.nl/nieuws/ibm-meest-homovriendelijk-bedrijf-de-wereld http://www.volkskrant.nl/economie/homos-en-lesbiennes-slecht-af-op-nederlandse-werkvloer~a3766089/ http://www.winq.nl/2014/10/ibm-gay-vriendelijkste-bedrijf-ter-wereld/ Switzerland http://360.ch/blog/magazine/2014/10/et-lemployeur-le-plus-gay-friendly-de-lannee-est/ Germany http://www.queer.de/detail.php?article_id=22450 Belgium http://www.hetrozehuis.be/IBM_gay-vriendelijkste_bedrijf_ter_wereld USA http://www.cnbc.com/id/102074126 http://www.mfrtech.com/news/531038/dow_executives_recognized_in_outstanding_top_lgbt_business_executives_and_allies_lists.html […]

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KPN signs Declaration of Amsterdam

KPN signs Declaration of Amsterdam

| October 9, 2014

This morning, at their headquarter in the Hague, KPN signed the Declaration of Amsterdam. It is the 18th organization to sign the Declaration of Amsterdam and thus commit to a more LGBT inclusive workplace. Janine Vos, Global Head of  HR signed on behalf of while David Pollard, Exec. Director of Workplace Pride signed on behalf […]

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