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International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

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Marking International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, Civil Service LGB&TI Champion Jonathan Slater explains why, in the context of the coronavirus pandemic, it is particularly important to think about the impact of prejudice on LGB&TI colleagues at home and in their communities.

International Transgender Day of Visibility and raising awareness in the Civil Service

Horizontal blue, pink and white striped banner graphic with legend International Transgender Day of Visibility

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.

‘Improving the Lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People’ in the Civil Service

Front cover of the Government LGBT Action Plan with title 'LGBT Action Plan' and subtitle 'Improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people', and the logo of the Government Equalities Office

Sue Owen writes about two key commitments that Civil Service HR has contributed to the new Government LGBT Action Plan.

There are cracks in the glass ceiling – how do we break it?

Antonio Romeo on International Women's Day

On International Women's Day, Antonia Romeo looks at progress on equality for women and the drive for greater diversity and inclusion in her own department.