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# diversity - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

QPR academy coach seeks ‘radical change’ in minority appointments
# Diversity
From The42
# Diversity

QPR academy coach seeks ‘radical change’ in minority appointments

Mar 16th 2021, 7:32 PM 7,491 Views 7 Comments

Manisha Tailor is the only south Asian female coach in men’s football.

# diversity - Monday 14 December, 2020

Over €140,000 given to 23 projects to help women and people from minority groups become councillors
# Local Government
# Local Government

Over €140,000 given to 23 projects to help women and people from minority groups become councillors

Dec 14th 2020, 10:30 PM 10,624 Views 21 Comments

A Female Councillor Caucus in Cork and a Migrant-Councillor Forum in Kilkenny are some of the projects that were supported.

# diversity - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'Doing the housework of academia': Women and minorities hardest hit by third-level working conditions
# Academic Uncertainty
# Academic Uncertainty

'Doing the housework of academia': Women and minorities hardest hit by third-level working conditions

Nov 15th 2020, 7:00 PM 24,206 Views 2 Comments

We look at the impact of insecure work on women, people with disabilities and vulnerable groups in the sector.

# diversity - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Irish universities will have to provide breakdown of ethnic diversity among staff each year from December
# Diversity
# Diversity

Irish universities will have to provide breakdown of ethnic diversity among staff each year from December

Sep 29th 2020, 6:00 AM 19,283 Views 54 Comments

From the limited data available, there is just one black female professor who is working full time.

# diversity - Thursday 18 June, 2020

English rugby chiefs reviewing historical context of ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’
# Diversity
From The42
# Diversity

English rugby chiefs reviewing historical context of ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’

Jun 18th 2020, 7:30 PM 36,950 Views 100 Comments

The English rugby anthem’s credited author is Wallace Willis – a freed slave from 19th century Oklahoma.

# diversity - Monday 3 February, 2020

1917 cleans up as Joaquin Phoenix and Prince William both call out lack of Bafta diversity
# Film
# Film

1917 cleans up as Joaquin Phoenix and Prince William both call out lack of Bafta diversity

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:48 AM 43,102 Views 87 Comments

Sam Mendes WW1 film won seven of the nine prizes it was nominated for.

# diversity - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Garda management feared Sikh members could win discrimination cases over turban ban
# Uniform
# Uniform

Garda management feared Sikh members could win discrimination cases over turban ban

Jun 23rd 2019, 12:05 AM 63,733 Views 121 Comments

Earlier this year the force announced a change to rules in relation to uniforms to allow the wearing of turbans and hijabs.

# diversity - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Sinéad Burke is the first little person to attend the Met Gala
# Represent
# Represent

Sinéad Burke is the first little person to attend the Met Gala

May 7th 2019, 9:27 PM 38,546 Views 22 Comments

“It is surreal, inspiring and humbling to be gracing the [Met Gala's] infamous red carpet,” Burke wrote in Vogue.

# diversity - Saturday 27 April, 2019

'My coaching badges? It's a waste of time' - Rose criticises lack of opportunity for BAME managers
# Diversity
From The42
# Diversity

'My coaching badges? It's a waste of time' - Rose criticises lack of opportunity for BAME managers

Apr 27th 2019, 3:00 PM 9,286 Views 28 Comments

The Tottenham defender was speaking ahead of today’s Premier League clash with West Ham.

# diversity - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Gardaí are changing their uniform policy so members can wear the hijab and turban
# Diversity
# Diversity

Gardaí are changing their uniform policy so members can wear the hijab and turban

Apr 4th 2019, 12:10 AM 31,829 Views 196 Comments

There is a new recruitment drive for gardaí.

# diversity - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Paschal Donohoe says the Central Bank may take action if diversity at banks doesn't improve
# Gender Balance
# Gender Balance

Paschal Donohoe says the Central Bank may take action if diversity at banks doesn't improve

Mar 5th 2019, 6:07 AM 13,646 Views 30 Comments

A Central Bank report found that 80% of senior appointments in recent years were men.

# diversity - Thursday 21 February, 2019

‘There really aren’t any excuses anymore’: How the Irish beauty industry is failing women of colour
# Diversity
From The Daily Edge
# Diversity

‘There really aren’t any excuses anymore’: How the Irish beauty industry is failing women of colour

Feb 21st 2019, 5:00 PM 4,733 Views 1 Comment

And why it has to change.

# diversity - Thursday 14 February, 2019

This Instagram account is hilariously calling out brands over their lack of diversity
# Divershittie
From The Daily Edge
# Divershittie

This Instagram account is hilariously calling out brands over their lack of diversity

Feb 14th 2019, 8:00 AM 10,103 Views 2 Comments

White-washing is not a good look for 2019.

# diversity - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Ellie Kelly's new collection with Misspap just launched - but what's the craic with the sizing?
# Size Matters
From The Daily Edge
# Size Matters

Ellie Kelly's new collection with Misspap just launched - but what's the craic with the sizing?

Dec 19th 2018, 10:17 AM 5,788 Views 1 Comment

Fans are disappointed the line only goes up to a size 12.

# diversity - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Black non-Irish people five times more likely to experience discrimination seeking work in Ireland
# Diversity
# Diversity

Black non-Irish people five times more likely to experience discrimination seeking work in Ireland

Dec 18th 2018, 6:20 AM 19,939 Views 67 Comments

This group is also over two and a half times more likely to experience discrimination when in employment when compared to white Irish people.

# diversity - Sunday 10 June, 2018

New recruitment drive focuses on diversity as garda body warns of 'ticking timebomb'
# Integration
# Integration

New recruitment drive focuses on diversity as garda body warns of 'ticking timebomb'

Jun 10th 2018, 10:00 PM 27,397 Views 146 Comments

The GRA said a lack of racial diversity in particular may mean “an explosion in our communities”.

# diversity - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Sharon Donnery: 'There were no female role models, no one I could aspire to be like'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Sharon Donnery: 'There were no female role models, no one I could aspire to be like'

May 13th 2018, 8:45 AM 28,437 Views 70 Comments

Tools like targets or quotas are not about artificially levelling the playing field – they are to ensure access to the field in the first place, writes Sharon Donnery.

# diversity - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

All Blacks release new video as Folau anti-gay row rumbles
# Diversity Is Strength
From The42
# Diversity Is Strength

All Blacks release new video as Folau anti-gay row rumbles

Apr 24th 2018, 5:03 PM 10,756 Views 31 Comments

TJ Perenara and Brad Weber both spoke out in support of the gay community.

# diversity - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Irish attitudes to immigration worse than European average, ESRI finds
# Diversity
# Diversity

Irish attitudes to immigration worse than European average, ESRI finds

Mar 29th 2018, 7:26 AM 57,602 Views 151 Comments

It found that support for Muslim and Roma immigrants is lower than the average for 10 other EU countries.

# diversity - Monday 5 March, 2018

Frances McDormand asks all female nominees to stand in rousing Oscars speech
# Inclusion Rider
# Inclusion Rider

Frances McDormand asks all female nominees to stand in rousing Oscars speech

Mar 5th 2018, 8:24 AM 42,846 Views 98 Comments

She won the Best Actress award for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

# diversity - Sunday 11 February, 2018

The Irish Prison Service needs more women and ethnic minorities to become prison officers
# Diversity
# Diversity

The Irish Prison Service needs more women and ethnic minorities to become prison officers

Feb 11th 2018, 10:00 PM 24,888 Views 121 Comments

TheJournal.ie was given access to Mountjoy Prison in Dublin yesterday afternoon.

# diversity - Friday 3 November, 2017

6 surprising benefits older people can bring to your team
# Older Workers
# Older Workers

6 surprising benefits older people can bring to your team

Nov 3rd 2017, 5:12 PM 263 Views 0 Comments

They have years of experience, better communication and won’t job hop.

5 career lessons I wish I'd learned younger: Torunn Dahl of Deloitte Ireland
# What I Wish I'd Known
# What I Wish I'd Known

5 career lessons I wish I'd learned younger: Torunn Dahl of Deloitte Ireland

Nov 3rd 2017, 5:11 PM 1,451 Views 0 Comments

Dahl is head of employee relations at the multinational giant.

'Diversity equals innovation': Why these Irish workplaces are blazing a trail for inclusiveness
# Diversity
# Diversity

'Diversity equals innovation': Why these Irish workplaces are blazing a trail for inclusiveness

Nov 3rd 2017, 5:10 PM 6,034 Views 5 Comments

We spoke to industry professionals leading the way on diversity and inclusion in Irish workplaces.

# diversity - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Opinion: Positive discrimination is needed in sport to battle gender balance problem
# Women In Sport
From The42
# Women In Sport

Opinion: Positive discrimination is needed in sport to battle gender balance problem

Oct 28th 2017, 6:00 AM 5,063 Views 16 Comments

It’s a necessary evil.

# diversity - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Some new fathers fear taking parental leave will hamper their chances of promotion
# Research
# Research

Some new fathers fear taking parental leave will hamper their chances of promotion

Sep 26th 2017, 8:44 AM 10,690 Views 64 Comments

28% of people working in technical roles believe fathers may be viewed as less committed to their job if they take full parental leave.

# diversity - Saturday 2 September, 2017

L’Oreal drops its first trans model over controversial comments on racism
# Munroe Bergdorf
# Munroe Bergdorf

L’Oreal drops its first trans model over controversial comments on racism

Sep 2nd 2017, 12:46 PM 35,709 Views 102 Comments

The 29-year-old model, DJ and black trans activist said her comments had been taken out of context.

# diversity - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Column: 'Diverse Finsbury is an example of how things could be in the world'
# Diversity
# Diversity

Column: 'Diverse Finsbury is an example of how things could be in the world'

Aug 12th 2017, 7:30 PM 6,506 Views 28 Comments

The violence of the Finsbury Park attack belies the truth of an area that is in fact, a cultural melting pot, a picture of diversity at its finest, writes Stephen Mullan.

# diversity - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Google sacks worker who said women don't fill tech jobs due to 'biological issues' in internal memo
# Sexism Row
# Sexism Row

Google sacks worker who said women don't fill tech jobs due to 'biological issues' in internal memo

Aug 8th 2017, 7:45 AM 24,263 Views 138 Comments

US media reports have said that the employee was removed from their position after violating the company code of conduct.

# diversity - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

'We want gender parity': Aspiring female filmmakers to benefit from up to €400k in new funding
# Diversity
# Diversity

'We want gender parity': Aspiring female filmmakers to benefit from up to €400k in new funding

Jul 18th 2017, 6:35 AM 8,797 Views 60 Comments

The Irish Film Board said these new initiatives will encourage new female talent to enter the industry.

# diversity - Thursday 13 July, 2017

London Tube announcements will now say 'hello everyone' instead of 'ladies and gentlemen'
# Diverse City
# Diverse City

London Tube announcements will now say 'hello everyone' instead of 'ladies and gentlemen'

Jul 13th 2017, 9:48 PM 29,711 Views 150 Comments

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said that he was aware that “some customers may not feel comfortable” with some station announcements.

# diversity - Monday 10 July, 2017

HSE to ask women working in the health sector how they balance maternity with work
# Bumping Up Figures
# Bumping Up Figures

HSE to ask women working in the health sector how they balance maternity with work

Jul 10th 2017, 1:44 PM 15,498 Views 26 Comments

Just 7% of all surgeons in Ireland are women.

# diversity - Saturday 3 June, 2017

This Irish festival wants everybody to enjoy the arts - so it's making 75% of its shows free
# Carlow Arts Festival
# Carlow Arts Festival

This Irish festival wants everybody to enjoy the arts - so it's making 75% of its shows free

Jun 3rd 2017, 1:00 PM 11,081 Views 6 Comments

It’s also engaging in a fascinating project with a circus group called Extraordinary Bodies.

# diversity - Sunday 30 April, 2017

'A blatant affront to American values': New Orleans removes Confederate monument
# White Supremacy
# White Supremacy

'A blatant affront to American values': New Orleans removes Confederate monument

Apr 30th 2017, 7:15 AM 12,058 Views 47 Comments

The city mayor said this move sends a message that New Orleans celebrates its diversity, inclusion and tolerance.

# diversity - Monday 17 April, 2017

Government initiative to encourage more Travellers to become teachers
# Diversity
# Diversity

Government initiative to encourage more Travellers to become teachers

Apr 17th 2017, 12:42 PM 12,675 Views 33 Comments

The initiative is aimed at encouraging disadvantaged groups into the teaching profession.

# diversity - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Transgender teens, blended families and feminism - the new breed of children's books
# Diversity
# Diversity

Transgender teens, blended families and feminism - the new breed of children's books

Mar 26th 2017, 9:30 PM 16,306 Views 81 Comments

We ask experts about the move towards diversity on the bookshelves.

# diversity - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Plan to get more women on airwaves 'welcome' - but progress could take years
# Diversity
# Diversity

Plan to get more women on airwaves 'welcome' - but progress could take years

Feb 22nd 2017, 6:27 PM 7,842 Views 32 Comments

Broadcasters will have to report to the BAI on gender balance and diversity of their presenters and contributors.

# diversity - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Tim Burton is being slated for the lack of diversity in his new film
# Diversity
From The Daily Edge
# Diversity

Tim Burton is being slated for the lack of diversity in his new film

Oct 1st 2016, 2:35 PM 6,635 Views 14 Comments

“Things either call for things, or they don’t.”

# diversity - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

'We need more XX chromosomes around Newstalk, so obviously that's the only reason I'm here'
# Diversity
# Diversity

'We need more XX chromosomes around Newstalk, so obviously that's the only reason I'm here'

Sep 13th 2016, 1:21 PM 38,438 Views 59 Comments

Colette Fitzpatrick was quick to reply when Newstalk co-host Shane Coleman asked her how she managed to “juggle it all”.

# diversity - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Deciding to make a film on immigration was hard - including anti-immigration group was harder
# I Am Immigrant
# I Am Immigrant

Deciding to make a film on immigration was hard - including anti-immigration group was harder

Mar 31st 2016, 2:19 PM 465 Views 129 Comments

“Do you deny people whose views you find repulsive the oxygen of publicity or do you engage in the hope of teasing out some of the contradictions?”

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