Diversity

Highlights - Gender Mainstreaming - Interparliamentary Meeting - 29.11.22 - Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Gender Mainstreaming - Interparliamentary Meeting - 29.11.22

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  • Gender Mainstreaming - Interparliamentary Meeting - 29.11.22
    On Thursday, 08 December 2022, the FEMM Committee will hold an Inter-parliamentary Committee Meeting on Gender Mainstreaming.
  • The purpose of the event is to exchange views with representatives of national parliaments on matters related to gender equality in the context of parliamentary life, with a special emphasis on gender mainstreaming in Parliaments.
  • There are two main topics chosen for this event: "Anti-harassment protocols, their implementation and sanctions" and "Gender Action Plans".
  • Introductory remarks will be delivered by Dimitrios PAPADIMOULIS, Vice-President of the European Parliament and Chair of European Parliament's High Level Group on Gender Equality and Diversity.

Illinois American Water Announces Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Grant Recipients

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Illinois American Waters 2022 Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Grant recipients and projects are described below.

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  • Illinois American Waters 2022 Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Grant recipients and projects are described below.
  • For more information about Illinois American Water and the Inclusion and Diversity grant program, please visit www.illinoisamwater.com .
  • About Illinois American Water Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.
  • ILLINOIS AMERICAN WATER WAS RANKED HIGHEST IN CUSTOMER SATISFACTION WITH LARGE WATER UTILITIES IN THE MIDWEST THREE YEARS IN A ROW!

Kirkland & Ellis Named New Title Sponsor of Corporate Counsel Women of Color®

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Friday, December 2, 2022

"Kirkland & Ellis has been a long-time supporter of CCWC and is now amplifying their commitment by becoming Title Sponsor in our 19th year.

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  • "Kirkland & Ellis has been a long-time supporter of CCWC and is now amplifying their commitment by becoming Title Sponsor in our 19th year.
  • In 2023, CCWC's conference will be held at the National Harbor Gaylord in Oxon Hill, Maryland, from September 27-30, 2023.
  • "Laurie and CCWC have created a transformative platform for women of color general and in-house counsel.
  • Kirkland is proud to lead the way as Title Sponsor for the 2023 Career Strategies Conference," says Ellisen Turner, a Kirkland partner and one of the firm's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee co-chairs.

LP Building Solutions Partners with Vancouver Island University

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Friday, December 2, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The LP Foundation, LP Building Solutions' non-profit giving division, has partnered with Vancouver Island University to support training for Indigenous people and women in manufacturing.  

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  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The LP Foundation, LP Building Solutions' non-profit giving division, has partnered with Vancouver Island University to support training for Indigenous people and women in manufacturing.
  • "Our commitment to Building a Better World means more than just manufacturing high-quality building products," said LP Chair and CEO Brad Southern.
  • As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers, and homeowners worldwide.
  • LP's extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as Siding Solutions (LP SmartSide Trim & Siding, LP SmartSide ExpertFinish Trim & Siding, LP BuilderSeries Lap Siding, and LP Outdoor Building Solutions), LP Structural Solutions (LP TechShield Radiant Barrier, LP WeatherLogic Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy Premium Sub-Flooring, LP FlameBlock Fire-Rated Sheathing, LP NovaCore Thermal Insulated Sheathing, and LP TopNotch350 Durable Sub-Flooring), and oriented strand board (OSB).

60th ANNUAL AUA AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

BALTIMORE, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Urological Association (AUA) announced today the list of 2023 award recipients. The winners will be recognized at the Association's Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, next April marking the 60th anniversary of the awards program. The ceremony will celebrate physician researchers and educators for their contributions to the field of medicine, the specialty of urology and the AUA. 

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  • The winners will be recognized at the Association's Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, next April marking the 60th anniversary of the awards program.
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented annually to an individual for outstanding contributions to advance the mission and goals of the AUA.
  • Diversity & Inclusion Award: The Diversity & Inclusion Award is presented annually to an AUA member for outstanding impact on urologic diversity.
  • Gold-Headed Cane Award: The Gold-Headed Cane Award is presented to a senior urologist distinguished by outstanding contributions to the profession and to the AUA.

The Boston Globe Names CallMiner a Top Place to Work for 2022

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

This recognition is a testament to the brilliant, motivated CallMiner team, and the positive impact they have on our customers, partners, community and each other.

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  • This recognition is a testament to the brilliant, motivated CallMiner team, and the positive impact they have on our customers, partners, community and each other.
  • Based on feedback and insights, CallMiner is continuously implementing new programs and improvements to meet employee wants and needs.
  • About Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC
    Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC ("BGMP") is a multimedia organization that provides news, entertainment, and commentary across multiple brands and platforms.
  • BGMP properties include The Boston Globe, Globe Opinion, Globe.com , Boston.com , STAT , The B-Side , Globe Publishing Services, Globe Events , and Studio/B .

Northern Trust Asset Management Selects Sixteen Firms for Minority Broker Program

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

This is the seventh time that Northern Trust Asset Management has gone through this process since the programs inception in 2007.

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  • This is the seventh time that Northern Trust Asset Management has gone through this process since the programs inception in 2007.
  • Northern Trust Asset Management is a global investment manager that helps investors navigate changing market environments, so they can confidently realize their long-term objectives.
  • Northern Trust Asset Management is composed of Northern Trust Investments, Inc., Northern Trust Global Investments Limited, Northern Trust Fund Managers (Ireland) Limited, Northern Trust Global Investments Japan, K.K., NT Global Advisors, Inc., 50 South Capital Advisors, LLC, Belvedere Advisors LLC, Northern Trust Asset Management Australia Pty Ltd and investment personnel of The Northern Trust Company of Hong Kong Limited and The Northern Trust Company.
  • Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals.

Global Traveler Announces Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel Award Winners

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

YARDLEY, Pa., Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global Traveler is proud to announce the winners of its Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel recognition for the second year. The awards were added to the brand's GT Tested Reader Survey in 2021 to highlight the best in diversity and inclusion in the travel industry. An Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel acknowledgment is awarded to an airline, hotel and cruise line.

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  • Leading travel magazine recognizes best in diversity among airlines, hotels and cruise lines
    YARDLEY, Pa., Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global Traveler is proud to announce the winners of its Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel recognition for the second year.
  • United Airlines takes home the Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel, Airline nod for its many steps toward achieving diversity and inclusion among employees and customers.
  • The Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel, Cruise award went to Hurtigruten, for establishing its Black Travel Advisory Board this year.
  • Hilton wins Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel, Hotel; the hotel giant ranks among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity.

Successful Product Innovations and Portfolio Acquisition Drive Wella Company to Exceed Profit and Growth Expectations in Successful Second Year

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Since its founding in December 2020, Wella Company has delivered continuous double-digit profit and growth ahead of expectations and is one of the fastest-growing beauty companies in the sector.

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  • Since its founding in December 2020, Wella Company has delivered continuous double-digit profit and growth ahead of expectations and is one of the fastest-growing beauty companies in the sector.
  • Wella Professionals continues to lead the companys overall portfolio growth, with double-digit performance, retaining its #1 share in Professional Color globally.
  • Momentum is building behind the Care portfolio, led by Wella Care, Sebastian and Nioxin, all generating double-digit growth.
  • Now marking two years as a standalone company, Wella Company is one of the fastest-growing beauty companies in the sector.

Adtalem Global Education to Participate at Upcoming BMO Conference and Non-Deal Roadshows Hosted by Baird and Morgan Stanley

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Steve Beard, president and chief executive officer of Adtalem, will take part in a fireside chat with analysts and investors at BMOs 2022 Growth & ESG Conference.

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  • Steve Beard, president and chief executive officer of Adtalem, will take part in a fireside chat with analysts and investors at BMOs 2022 Growth & ESG Conference.
  • The fireside chat will begin at 1:00 pm ET on Dec. 6, 2022 and will be webcast live for registered conference participants.
  • Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE) is a national leader in post-secondary education and leading provider of professional talent to the healthcare industry.
  • Adtalem was named one of Americas Most Responsible Companies in 2021 by Newsweek, and one of Americas Best Employers for Diversity in 2021 and 2022 by Forbes.