To mark this day, DCMS Permanent Secretary Sue Owen gives her reflections on progress on transgender rights and inclusion in the Civil Service, as she retires from the service and her role as its LGB&TI Champion.
Sue Owen, DCMS Permanent Secretary, and Civil Service LGB&TI Champion
Sue Owen retired from the Civil Service in April 2019.
Sue was the Permanent Secretary for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) and the Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Champion and LGB&TI Champion.
DCMS Permanent Secretary Sue Owen looks at how the department is tackling the challenges of online safety and security and giving citizens confidence that the Internet is a well-governed space.
Civil Service diversity champions Sue Owen and Philip Rutnam combine to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS.
Sue Owen writes about two key commitments that Civil Service HR has contributed to the new Government LGBT Action Plan.
On the eve of the 'Pride in London Parade', Sue Owen, Civil Service Champion for the LGB&TI community, explains what Pride means to her.
If you're going to Civil Service Live in Newcastle in July, why not take in the Great Exhibition of the North as well, says Sue Owen.
Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Champion Sue Owen, who is leading the review, gives a progress report.
Sue Owen discusses steps being taken by the Civil Service to build a more inclusive workplace.
Sue Owen explains the background to the review she is leading of arrangements for tackling harassment and misconduct in the Civil Service. And she invites civil servants to contribute through an anonymous survey.
Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Champion Sue Owen writes about the day for remembering those who have been killed or who have taken their own life as a result of transphobia.