The EDI Initiative of the Year award is open to employers and educators. Nominees will have delivered an innovative initiative and solution, designed to promote equity, diversity and inclusion.
The deadline for nominations is 7 January, 2022 so please submit your nomination today.
Awards sponsor - Toyota
“In our own industry we recognise the importanceof improving our diversity not only for the business benefitbut because it is the right thing to do, and we are committedto doing so. Throughsponsorship of these awards, we hopeto highlight examples of best practice and to encourage andinspire others. We also want to be able to learn from othersas we all work towards creating a future where diversity is thenorm.”
Mandy-Jayne Evans, Senior Specialist, Young People, Education at Toyota
Last year’s winner of the Programme or Campaign of the Year (small to medium employer category) was Kids Planet Day Nurseries. Working in partnership with the Fatherhood Institute, theyidentified key changes that were needed to ensure men weresupported and engaged in education and caring roles for youngchildren, including marketing, and male apprentices and staffalso co-created a Kids Planet MITEY men’s support group.