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INCLUSION & DIVERSITY


Pride at Accenture

Be Yourself. Make a Difference.

OVERVIEW

Accenture is proud to be a corporate leader in supporting the LGBT community.

Ensuring an inclusive environment for all employees regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or expression around the world is a key part of our belief that diversity makes us stronger.

Our focus includes:

  • Professional development

  • Inclusive policies

  • Recruitment, promotion and retention guidelines

  • Equal benefits

  • Employee resource groups in 42 countries; and

  • A global Ally program with more than 22,000 members and growing

Contact us: lgbt@accenture.com

Our Pride at Accenture Network in Dublin marches in a local parade.

To celebrate Pride Month in 2017, several locations hosted “Pride Live” sessions each Friday to share insights on how they are engaging and supporting the LGBT community. Watch the replays now:

New York

Manila

Brussels

Mexico City

HIGHLIGHTS

Progressing LGBT Rights in Uncertain Times.
Sander van 't Noordende discusses "Getting To Equal: Progressing LGBT Rights in Uncertain Times" with Nellie Borrero, Kate Staff of AllOut and Graeme Reid of the Human Rights Watch.
We hosted a global “Pride Across Borders” webcast in June 2016 to celebrate Pride Month with colleagues around the world.

We hosted a global “Pride Across Borders” webcast in June 2016 to celebrate Pride Month with colleagues around the world. Watch the replay now.

Click here to download the full article. Engaging the Majority to Create an LGBT Inclusive Workplace. This opens a new window.

In partnership with Stonewall, our UK team recently published this helpful point of view. Download “Engaging the Majority to Create an LGBT Inclusive Workplace.”

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“Are LGBTQ Rights Going Backwards?” Watch the replay of the panel discussion including our own Sander van ’t Noordende at the #WEF17 now or download the write-up.

Watch Digital is Breaking Barriers Andrew Wilson at Pride and Prejudice on Youtube. This opens a new window.

Andrew Wilson, CIO and Global Pride at Accenture Network Sponsor, talks about digital breaking barriers at The Economist Pride & Prejudice Conference in March 2016. View more of our videos.

Raise your voice

Raise Your Voice. Read this perspective from Nellie Borrero, managing director—Global Inclusion & Diversity, on the role of allies in promoting inclusion and diversity. Read more perspectives from Sander van ’t Noordende, Group Chief Executive – Products.

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OUR RECOGNITION

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity, and to the LGBT community, has been recognized externally by a variety of organizations, including:
Accenture Award

Inaugural Platinum Employer, Australia Workplace Equality Index

Accenture Award

Pink Brand of the Year, LGBTQ Friendly company award in Belgium