At the start of Black History Month, Augustine ('Austin') Entonu writes about his own particular migration journey, from Nigeria to the UK - what he's learned and where he's headed.
Diversity and inclusion
At the close of National Inclusion Week, Jacqui Toogood writes about her experience of inclusion in the Civil Service Fast Stream and considers what still needs to be done.
In National Inclusion Week, the head of diversity and inclusion for the Civil Service Fast Stream & Early Talent programme explains why inclusion should matter to everyone.
On Bi-Visibility Day, Kate Hughes, chair of the Civil Service LGBT+ Network, explains why it is important to raise awareness and understanding of bisexual people.
Ravinder Cheema says membership of the Shadow Board for Government Property Leaders, and the opportunity to 'mutual mentor' Government Chief Property Officer Janet Young, have shown him the importance of inclusion in the workplace.
To mark National Inclusion Week (23 to 29 September), Government Chief Property Officer Janet Young writes about how the Property Function is putting inclusion at the heart of decision-making.
Civil Service Race Champion Richard Heaton introduces the deputy directors of the cross-Civil Service Ethnic Diversity Programme, who write about their work, the successes to date and the challenges they face.
Zamila Bunglawala explains why the Civil Service has joined up with The Migraine Trust for Migraine Awareness Week.
Colleagues across the Civil Service can lend their support to an initiative to help ex-offenders and other groups of citizens overcome the barriers to getting back into work and find employment as civil servants.
Philip Rutnam introduces two participants in a programme specifically designed for those with a disability who win a place on leadership development schemes.