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It's not quite history: Why we're still fighting for LGBT equality

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Alan Oliver

I've found DWP Digital and the wider Civil Service to be a great place to work, where diversity and inclusion are celebrated and supported at the highest level. Alan reflects on changing times for LGBT History Month.

Inclusion, intersectionality and the role of allies at the cross-government LGBT* event

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Delegates at the event take part in a group photograph

DWP Digital's cross-government LGBT* event on 11 October in Manchester (in partnership with OneTeamGov) brought together colleagues from a range of departments for a day of networking, discussion and practical action on the issue of LGBT* inclusion. Five people who …

Why I’m bringing the cross-government LGBT* community together

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Rachel Poole, DWP Digital

One of the best things about the Civil Service is our diversity and inclusion (D&I) policies. As the largest government department the DWP is committed to bringing about real change in the D&I space.

Gender diversity matters

Shelley speaking at the event

Hi I’m Shelley and I’m the Yorkshire and Humberside (Y&H) regional lead for DWP’s LGBT* network, DWPride. I’m passionate about increasing awareness of diversity and inclusion in DWP and more widely across the Civil Service. I’m also a friend and …