If disability is not on your board agenda, neither is diversity #Valuable500

17 May 2019
Source: The Valuable 500

(Nor is innovation, productivity, brand experience, talent, risk, reputation…) Join The Valuable 500 and make disability your business The Valuable 500 The global movement putting disability on the business leadership agenda. We need 500 national and multinational, private sector corporations to be the tipping-point for change and to unlock the business, social and economic value of people living with disabilities

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UK charity SeeAbility challenges society to rethink disability as it celebrates 220th birthday with The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH and Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

16 May 2019
Source: SeeAbility

High-profile supporters gather at Bank of England event to launch a year-long campaign celebrating the story of one of the UK’s oldest charities and all those it has helped  16 May 2019 – SeeAbility, a charity providing specialised support and shaping policy to help people with learning disabilities, autism and sight loss to live happy, healthy and fulfilling lives, was

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Eurofound: Social and employment situation of people with disabilities

13 December 2018
Source: Eurofound

People with disabilities are among the most disadvantaged groups in the EU. This policy brief examines the social situation of people of working age with disabilities, using data from the 2011 and 2016 rounds of the European Quality of Life Survey (EQLS). The brief looks at changes over this period in employment, education and training, participation in society, social protection

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UK Government sets out plan to see more disabled people in work

30 November 2017
Source: UK Government

The government has launched new plans to transform disability employment over the next ten years. The government will help to get more disabled people into work in the next decade, the Prime Minister said today, as a new strategy is launched to break down employment barriers. Working with industry, government will be taking further steps to help disabled people and people

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