DUBAI, UAE, November 8, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Global Diversity Council will host its annual Women in Leadership Symposium (WILS) on Monday, November 21, 2022 from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. GST at Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Road, Garhoud, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The 2022 Women in Leadership Symposium theme, “The Paragon of Womanhood: Restoration, Reintegration and Reemergence” will focus on topics such as adaptation and flexibility to changing tides in work structure, pay equity and interpersonal relationships.
November 15, 2022 /3BL Media/ -As the climate crisis becomes even more dire, companies are setting ambitious goals and taking action to address environmental challenges like never before. But how do the climate crisis and corporate actions affect the lives of workers, customers, and society at large? What is the impact on communities that have been marginalized, especially given the inequitable impact of climate change these communities are already experiencing?
November 7, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Hear from a Global Fortune 500 CEO who is reimagining the ways his company uses innovative science, technology, and an “inspired, curious, unbossed” culture to deliver greater access to medicines.
Vas Narasimhan, M.D., CEO of medicines company Novartis joins Alyson Shontell, Editor-in-Chief of Fortune, to discuss how corporate leaders can create positive impact through new practices, policies and, importantly—their core business—and how this shifts their purpose, culture, and governance to align with their equity ambitions.
NEW YORK, October 25, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Joseph Kenner, CEO of Greyston Bakery, will take the stage at 3BL Media’s Brands Taking Stands Summit today to announce Greyston’s participation in Unlock Potential (UP) – a Walmart-funded intentional hiring program that is designed to prevent incarceration by providing meaningful career opportunities for young people at the greatest risk of justice system involvement. Kenner states:
DENVER, September 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Colorado Diversity Council will host its annual LGBTQ+ Unity Summit to bring together professionals to discuss workplace equity and inclusion taking place on Wednesday, October 5 from 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the University of Denver-Sie Complex, 2201 S Gaylord St. This year’s theme is “Reigniting Allyship Through Unity, Equity and Inclusion” with a focus on creating equitable practices and having conversations on LGBTQ+ inclusion in the workplace.
Lessons for the Corporate and Philanthropic Sectors
FSG's Chirlie Felix, Gabriella Cova, and Maria Marta Habich recently attended the 2022 Devex World Conference. In their new blog, they share critical lessons for how everyone can help in building equitable systems in our changing global landscape.
SAN ANTONIO, September 13, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Texas Diversity Council will host the 18th Annual Greater San Antonio DiversityFIRST™ Leadership Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 18, from 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at The Club at Sonterra. This year’s theme is “Leading with Purpose: The Impact of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,” featuring Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, one of the nation’s most renowned professors, gifted writers, knowledgeable lecturers, and prominent media personalities. Ebony magazine cited Dr.
‘Boldly Forward’ will build on company’s work to advance education equity and other efforts
Southern Company has launched a new website detailing its work building equity in the company and its communities. The “Boldly Forward” site will provide updates on the company’s Moving to Equity work and diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) initiatives.
The Survey of Fortune 500 Companies Shows Disappointing Trends in Hispanic Inclusion Overall.
WASHINGTON, September 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America stalled or reversed course during 2021, according to the 2022 HACR Corporate Inclusion Index™ (CII) released today. The report, themed “Three Years Later: The Post-Crisis Recalibration of Corporate America’s Hispanic Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Practices,” aggregated data from 82 participating corporations, the majority of which are Fortune 500 companies.
BERKELEY, Calif., August 31, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Housing Lab, a program of the nonprofit Terner Housing Innovation Labs, today announced its third cohort of housing entrepreneurs focused on making homes and communities more affordable, accessible, and sustainable.