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consultations

Folder: _consultations

Entries: 1

Mentoring programme: pre-programme survey

Mentoring programme: pre-programme survey

Complete this survey before you start your speed mentoring sessions so that we can measure the im...

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events

Folder: _events

Entries: 30

Mentoring programme: induction for mentors

Mentoring programme: induction for mentors

This is an optional induction event for mentors.

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Mentoring programme: induction for mentees

Mentoring programme: induction for mentees

This is an optional induction event for mentees.

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Mentoring programme: induction for mentors

Mentoring programme: induction for mentors

This is an optional induction event for mentors.

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Mentoring programme: induction for mentees

Mentoring programme: induction for mentees

This is an optional induction event for mentees.

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Mentoring programme: induction for mentors

Mentoring programme: induction for mentors

This is an optional induction event for mentors.

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Mentoring programme: induction for mentees

Mentoring programme: induction for mentees

This is an optional induction event for mentees.

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[Repeat session] From Binary to Spectrum: Mythbusting Binary Norms around Sex, Sexuality, and Gender

[Repeat session] From Binary to Spectrum: Mythbusting Binary Norms around Sex, Sexuality, and Gender

This event includes a short presentation about the history and impact of gender, sex, and sexuali...

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PrideON – Revisiting the findings of the 2018 National LGBT Survey

PrideON – Revisiting the findings of the 2018 National LGBT Survey

This event will walk through the workplace and education related findings from the 2018 National ...

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Civil Service LGBT+ and DWPride Summer Walk (Reading)

Civil Service LGBT+ and DWPride Summer Walk (Reading)

Friendly casual walk for LGBT+ civil servants from Reading along the Thames to Pangbourne

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Civil Service LGBT+ social – London

Civil Service LGBT+ social – London

Summer social in St James' Park. Bring along some refreshments, games and (most importantly) sun ...

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UK Black Pride Panel

UK Black Pride Panel

Join the HMRC LGBT+ Network as they hear from UK Black Pride as part of their pride season of eve...

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From Binary to Spectrum: Mythbusting Binary Norms around Sex, Sexuality, and Gender

From Binary to Spectrum: Mythbusting Binary Norms around Sex, Sexuality, and Gender

This event includes a short presentation about the history and impact of gender, sex, and sexuali...

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A listening session with CSLGBT+ and the Ethnic Minority Women's Forum

A listening session with CSLGBT+ and the Ethnic Minority Women's Forum

The Ethnic Minority Women's Forum (EMWF) are hosting a listening session in partnership with CS L...

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Beyond the Binary: listening circle

Beyond the Binary: listening circle

Join us for a listening circle to share experiences of falling outside the sexuality, romantic an...

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Being an LGBT+ person of faith

Being an LGBT+ person of faith

This panel event comprising LGBT+ civil servants will explore the benefits, challenges and experi...

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a:gender trans & intersex workshop

a:gender trans & intersex workshop

Emma Dunn, the Chair of a:gender - Civil Service's Transgender and Intersex Network will be runni...

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Bringing Your Whole Self To Work

Bringing Your Whole Self To Work

What does it mean to bring your whole self to work? Joe McNulty and Bethan Cable discuss their ex...

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Being disabled and LGBTQ+: A panel on intersectionality

Being disabled and LGBTQ+: A panel on intersectionality

Join us for a discussion with civil servants on being disabled and LGBTQ+, pride in our identitie...

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History of Pride and the Stonewall Riots

History of Pride and the Stonewall Riots

28 June marks the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and we want to commemorate this by looking b...

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Mutual Allyship Teach-In

Mutual Allyship Teach-In

Join us in this teach-in for Pride Month, exploring how to be active allies to the LGBT+ communit...

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Quiz for Pride - Spirit Network

Quiz for Pride - Spirit Network

Join the Ministry of Justice LGBT+ Network (SPIRIT) for a quiz to round off Pride month!

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BiSpAce at Pride

BiSpAce at Pride

Join us for a discussion on how Pride should be made inclusive of bi+ and ace+ people.

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Pride Book Club

Pride Book Club

Join our Pride Month Book Club! Civil Service staff will discuss their favourite LGBT+-themed boo...

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Trivial Pursuit - Pride Edition

Trivial Pursuit - Pride Edition

Test your LGBTQ+ general knowledge with a Pride-themed version of Trivial Pursuit, played over vi...

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Naz & Matt Foundation Presentation

Naz & Matt Foundation Presentation

Join the HMRC LGBT+ Network as they hear from the Naz and Matt Foundation as part of their pride ...

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Mason Funk Talk and Q&A

Mason Funk Talk and Q&A

Join Mason Funk, an award-winning writer/producer for his talk on stories from him and LGBT+ pion...

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Sexual Health in Ethnic Minorities within the LGBT+ Community – A Discussion with 56 Dean Street.

Sexual Health in Ethnic Minorities within the LGBT+ Community – A Discussion with 56 Dean Street.

The Civil Service Race Forum (CSRF) is excited to be collaborating with 56 Dean Street to bring y...

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Civil Service LGBT+ Women’s Event

Civil Service LGBT+ Women’s Event

We would like to invite LGBT+ women from across the Civil Service to join us for an informal lunc...

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AceSpace Social

AceSpace Social

AceSpace is a dedicated event for civil servants on the asexual and aromantic spectrum.

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BiSpace Allyship

BiSpace Allyship

Join us for a panel discussion on the value and impact of allies for bi+ people.

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news

Folder: _news

Entries: 98

Standards of behaviour - why we've set them

Standards of behaviour - why we've set them

A couple of weeks ago we wrote some new standards of behaviour for our events, this blog is to ex...

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Anyone can become a mentor

Anyone can become a mentor

Helena Ross from DCMS talks about why signing up as a mentor is a great idea - and why you should...

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Give something back: become an LGBT+ mentor

Give something back: become an LGBT+ mentor

Read about why we’ve created our new mentoring programme from one of our vice-chairs, John Peart

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Introducing the new Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme

Introducing the new Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme

Become a mentor and give something back, or become a mentee to give your career a boost.

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IDAHOBIT 2021: Wave your rainbow flag high!

IDAHOBIT 2021: Wave your rainbow flag high!

17th May 2021 marks International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. Read Sarah's ...

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IDAHOBIT 2021: Steph (vice chair A:GENDER)

IDAHOBIT 2021: Steph (vice chair A:GENDER)

17th May 2021 marks International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. Read about St...

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We’re keeping #PrideOn, again

We’re keeping #PrideOn, again

The anniversary of the Stonewall riots, and the start of pride season, is right around the corner...

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Lesbian Visibility – what’s that all about?

Lesbian Visibility – what’s that all about?

Catherine Surtees from the Cities and Local Growth Unit shares how she's celebrating Lesbian Visi...

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“It's important that I'm visible as a lesbian in a leadership role”

“It's important that I'm visible as a lesbian in a leadership role”

Pippa Gibson from the Department for Education blogs for us about her experience as a lesbian, as...

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Episode 10 of PrideON Podcast for Lesbian Visibility Week with Kirsty

Episode 10 of PrideON Podcast for Lesbian Visibility Week with Kirsty

Listen to episode 10 now, with host Leah Cunnah and guest Kirsty Austin from the Department for T...

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A focus on gender-based violence this Lesbian Visibility Week

A focus on gender-based violence this Lesbian Visibility Week

We're planning to produce guidance, with the input of LGBT+ civil servants, to help others to und...

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Episode 9 of PrideON Podcast for International Women's Day with Sam

Episode 9 of PrideON Podcast for International Women's Day with Sam

Listen to episode 9 now, with host Leah Cunnah and guest Samantha des Forges from MOD.

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IWD 2021: Siobhan (She/Her)

IWD 2021: Siobhan (She/Her)

As part of International Women's Day 2021, read Siobhan's blog on being a LGBT+ Woman.

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Episode 8 of PrideON Podcast for International Women's Day with Freya

Episode 8 of PrideON Podcast for International Women's Day with Freya

Listen to episode 8 now, with host Leah Cunnah and guest Dr Freya Garry from the Met Office.

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IWD 2021: Being an LGBT+ Woman

IWD 2021: Being an LGBT+ Woman

As part of International Women's Day 2021, read Lucy's blog on being a LGBT+ Woman.

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Simon Bowkett: a short blog in Polari for LGBT+ History Month

Simon Bowkett: a short blog in Polari for LGBT+ History Month

Can you guess what it says?

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Dr Edward He's reflections on Chinese New Year and LGBT+ History Month 2021

Dr Edward He's reflections on Chinese New Year and LGBT+ History Month 2021

Read CSLGBT+ Vice Chair Dr Edward He's reflections on Chinese New Year and LGBT+ History Month 2021.

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Being bisexual makes me a natural ace ally

Being bisexual makes me a natural ace ally

Alan Edwards from the Bi+ Inclusion Team discusses being an ace ally.

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Days of Queer: Celebrating Our LGBT+ History

Days of Queer: Celebrating Our LGBT+ History

Find out what we have planned for LGBT+ History Month!

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Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Awards 2020

Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Awards 2020

Find out what happened at the virtial Civil Service D&I Awards 2020.

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TDoR 2020: What Trans Day of Remembrance actually represents

TDoR 2020: What Trans Day of Remembrance actually represents

A blog post from a:gender, to mark TDoR.

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TDoR 2020: Before I changed my gender presentation, I would not give a second thought about when and where I went.

TDoR 2020: Before I changed my gender presentation, I would not give a second thought about when and where I went.

A blog post from a:gender, to mark TDoR.

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TDoR 2020: I don’t want to dwell on individual losses this year: I want to write about myself

TDoR 2020: I don’t want to dwell on individual losses this year: I want to write about myself

A blog post from a:gender, to mark TDoR.

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Trans Awareness Week 2020: Mum’s sewing machine

Trans Awareness Week 2020: Mum’s sewing machine

A blog post to mark Transgender Awareness Week.

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#AceWeek: On being Ace and Asian

#AceWeek: On being Ace and Asian

An anonymous contribution from HMT.

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#AceWeek: (Not) the only ace in the village?

#AceWeek: (Not) the only ace in the village?

Ace Lead Robin Tamblyn discusses Ace Week.

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#AceWeek: Ace diversity and inclusion starts with Ace visibility

#AceWeek: Ace diversity and inclusion starts with Ace visibility

Rebecca Vignols, the Fast Stream LGBT+ Network's Ace Champion shares how to make your network mor...

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Taking #pride in who we are - National Coming Out Day 2020

Taking #pride in who we are - National Coming Out Day 2020

Oliver from DWP Digital shares their coming out at work story.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Alan, Serious Fraud Office

#BiWeek Blogs: Alan, Serious Fraud Office

Alan shares his story of coming out as bisexual at work.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Tilly, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

#BiWeek Blogs: Tilly, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

Tilly breaks down stereotypes one Bi one.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Graham, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

#BiWeek Blogs: Graham, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Graham reflects on what being bi+ means to him.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Mark, Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

#BiWeek Blogs: Mark, Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

Mark shares some critical facts, figures and resources on the bi experience.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Rebecca, Home Office

#BiWeek Blogs: Rebecca, Home Office

Rebecca sheds light on the importance of sharing who you are.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Becks, Department for International Trade

#BiWeek Blogs: Becks, Department for International Trade

Becks talks about bi visibility as LGBT+ Champion.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Crown Commercial Service

#BiWeek Blogs: Crown Commercial Service

The CCS shares thoughts on Bi Awareness Week.

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#BiWeek Blogs: Diana, Welsh Government

#BiWeek Blogs: Diana, Welsh Government

Diana shares her experiences as Bi Champion in Welsh Government.

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What happened at our latest Leaders of Networks Forum

What happened at our latest Leaders of Networks Forum

We recently held our Leaders of Networks Forum. This is what happened.

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LGB&TI inclusion: micro behaviours

LGB&TI inclusion: micro behaviours

Watch LGB&TI civil servants talk about the micro behaviours they experience which make them feel ...

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Kelly Cowley: For me being a LGBT+ Ally means to stand alongside my colleagues in their fight for equality and inclusion

Kelly Cowley: For me being a LGBT+ Ally means to stand alongside my colleagues in their fight for equality and inclusion

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Sharon Lewis: So Sharon, what does it feel like to be the only heterosexual at the table? That was the question lobbed at me like a hand grenade during lunch about 5 years ago.

Sharon Lewis: So Sharon, what does it feel like to be the only heterosexual at the table? That was the question lobbed at me like a hand grenade during lunch about 5 years ago.

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Episode 7 of the PrideON podcast with Keela Shackell-Smith

Episode 7 of the PrideON podcast with Keela Shackell-Smith

Listen to episode 7 now, with host John Peart and guest Keela Shackell-Smith from the Cabinet Off...

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Emj Dyall: As I grew up, I noticed how wrong it was to hide the people I love and so I am now open and vocal, fighting for LGBT+ rights

Emj Dyall: As I grew up, I noticed how wrong it was to hide the people I love and so I am now open and vocal, fighting for LGBT+ rights

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Nick Pett: My allyship is a promise to LGBT+ people. It is an offer of love and friendship

Nick Pett: My allyship is a promise to LGBT+ people. It is an offer of love and friendship

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Leah Cunnah: It is no longer enough to just say you are an ally. We need to challenge discriminative language and behaviour to speak up for LGBT+ people

Leah Cunnah: It is no longer enough to just say you are an ally. We need to challenge discriminative language and behaviour to speak up for LGBT+ people

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Bex Smith: As an ally it is my job to challenge those who do not accept it and help those people to understand

Bex Smith: As an ally it is my job to challenge those who do not accept it and help those people to understand

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Episode 6 of the PrideON podcast with Kate Hughes

Episode 6 of the PrideON podcast with Kate Hughes

Listen to episode 6 now, with host John Peart and guest Kate Hughes from the Civil Service LGBT+ ...

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Naomi Diver: Whilst being an ally all my life, it was only once I got involved in the network did I start to see that I could be doing a whole lot more

Naomi Diver: Whilst being an ally all my life, it was only once I got involved in the network did I start to see that I could be doing a whole lot more

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Paul Kett: It is more important than ever that we are supporting one another

Paul Kett: It is more important than ever that we are supporting one another

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Emma Hope: Speaking a more inclusive language avoids alienating someone from a conversation

Emma Hope: Speaking a more inclusive language avoids alienating someone from a conversation

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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Emma Dunn: Don't buy the grapes

Emma Dunn: Don't buy the grapes

This month we hear from Civil Servants about allyship and how to be a good ally.

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What does allyship mean to you?

What does allyship mean to you?

A video from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network on what allyship means to them.

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Episode 5 of the PrideON podcast with Dr. James Southern

Episode 5 of the PrideON podcast with Dr. James Southern

Listen to episode 5 now, with host Jordan Ledger and guest Dr James Southern, a Civil Service his...

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Introducing our new resources for allies

Introducing our new resources for allies

Want to be a good ally to your LGBT+ colleagues? We’ve produced and collated a range of resources...

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Why are a network of allies important for LGBT+ people?

Why are a network of allies important for LGBT+ people?

Hear from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network on why a network of allies are important for LGBT+ people.

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Virtual Parade - Pride 2020

Virtual Parade - Pride 2020

‪Take a look back at #Pride month by watching our virtual parade.

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Ruby: Why going to Pride is a big deal?

Ruby: Why going to Pride is a big deal?

Pride is a protest, a celebration. It gives us visibility and a connection.

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Episode 4 of the PrideON podcast on loneliness and lockdown

Episode 4 of the PrideON podcast on loneliness and lockdown

Listen to episode 4 now, with host John Peart and guests Caroline Airs, Jordan Zaman, Kate Hughes...

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What does Pride mean to you?

What does Pride mean to you?

We spoke to our members at the Insolvency Service about what Pride means to them.

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Episode 3 of the PrideON podcast with Marc Fitchett and James Jefferson

Episode 3 of the PrideON podcast with Marc Fitchett and James Jefferson

Listen to episode 3 now, with host John Peart and guests Marc Fitchett and James Jefferson from t...

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Celebrating Pride 2020: Jonathan Slater

Celebrating Pride 2020: Jonathan Slater

Civil Service LGB&TI Champion Jonathan Slater on Celebrating Pride 2020.

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What non-black and BAME LGBT+ people can do to show allyship and how to be a good ally?

What non-black and BAME LGBT+ people can do to show allyship and how to be a good ally?

Vice Chair Rikesh Nagamah sets out how LGBT+ people can show allyship and be good ally.

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Celebrating LGBT+ Pride month at Oxford Job Centre

Celebrating LGBT+ Pride month at Oxford Job Centre

Mark gives us an insight into the Oxford Job Centre pride celebrations.

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Get moving with Mr Motivator, for Civil Service PrideON

Get moving with Mr Motivator, for Civil Service PrideON

Let's get moving. #BeWell #SayYeah

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Episode 2 of the PrideON podcast with Max Scantlebury

Episode 2 of the PrideON podcast with Max Scantlebury

Listen to episode 2 now, with host Jordan Ledger and guest Max Scantlebury from the Home Office.

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The PrideON playlist is here

The PrideON playlist is here

You can listen to the PrideON playlist on Spotify.

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Alan De’Ath - "How meeting the love of my life made me an advocate for LGBT rights"

Alan De’Ath - "How meeting the love of my life made me an advocate for LGBT rights"

As part of our PrideON content, Alan sets out how he became involved in an LGBT charity, and why ...

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Episode 1 of the PrideON podcast with Lucy Pedrick

Episode 1 of the PrideON podcast with Lucy Pedrick

You can listen to episode 1 now, with host John Peart and guest Lucy Pedrick, wherever you get po...

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Be part of our Virtual Pride Parade…

Be part of our Virtual Pride Parade…

We're creating a virtual pride parade and need your photos!

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A video message from Alan Evans, the LGBT Champion at HMRC

A video message from Alan Evans, the LGBT Champion at HMRC

Alan Evans says "the experience of the lockdown has been a reminder of the fragility of those har...

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Pride in our crafts: using art to make us visible

Pride in our crafts: using art to make us visible

Crafts have had a radical history within the LGBT+ community, from making our own clothes and fla...

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A video message from Nikki Holland, the Embrace Champion at the National Crime Agency

A video message from Nikki Holland, the Embrace Champion at the National Crime Agency

Nikki Holland says this year "it is important that we continue to spread our messages and to show...

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A video message from Jonathan Mills, the LGBT+ Champion at the Department for Work and Pensions

A video message from Jonathan Mills, the LGBT+ Champion at the Department for Work and Pensions

Jonathan Mills says this year "we should not be lowering our ambitions, letting our standards sli...

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A video message from Menna Rawlings, the Diversity and Inclusion Champion at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office

A video message from Menna Rawlings, the Diversity and Inclusion Champion at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Menna Rawlings wants LGBT+ Civil Servants and Diplomats around the world to know that your allies...

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Welcome to the PrideON podcast

Welcome to the PrideON podcast

A brand new podcast for the pride season from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network.

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A video message from Mark Gray, the LGBTI Champion at the Crown Prosectuion Service

A video message from Mark Gray, the LGBTI Champion at the Crown Prosectuion Service

Mark Gray wishes LGBT+ Civil Servants a very safe and Happy Pride 2020.

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A video message from Jonathan Slater, the Civil Service LGB&TI Champion

A video message from Jonathan Slater, the Civil Service LGB&TI Champion

A message from Jonathan Slater, the Civil Service LGB&TI Champion and Department for Education Pe...

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Why do we need Pride?

Why do we need Pride?

Prides are empowering. They are events about human rights and empowering LGBT+ individuals to rec...

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Launching PrideON

Launching PrideON

While we can’t celebrate in our usual way, we are ensuring that Pride in 2020 is not forgotten ab...

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Share your story...

Share your story...

We need your help with our digital content during PrideON

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Your Mental Health First Aiders... Meet Emily

Your Mental Health First Aiders... Meet Emily

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, we’re celebrating the LGBT+ staff who support workplace wel...

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Your Mental Health First Aiders... Meet Kay

Your Mental Health First Aiders... Meet Kay

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, we’re celebrating the LGBT+ staff who support workplace wel...

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Your Mental Health First Aiders... Meet Tim

Your Mental Health First Aiders... Meet Tim

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, we’re celebrating the LGBT+ staff who support workplace wel...

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International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia: Jonathan Slater

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia: Jonathan Slater

Marking International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, Civil Service LGB&TI Cham...

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Volunteer to keep PrideON

Volunteer to keep PrideON

PrideON - we're looking for volunteers.

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Your new leadership team...

Your new leadership team...

The Civil Service LGBT+ Network now has a new team of seven Vice Chairs to support the Chair.

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Introducing our new asexual fact sheet

Introducing our new asexual fact sheet

What’s it like to be asexual (ace) in the Civil Service? We've produced a new fact sheet on asexu...

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Let's get visible... meet Phoebe

Let's get visible... meet Phoebe

To mark Lesbian Visibility Week, we’re celebrating the lesbians who make the Civil Service a grea...

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Let's get visible... meet Tay

Let's get visible... meet Tay

To mark Lesbian Visibility Week, we’re celebrating the lesbians who make the Civil Service a grea...

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Let's get visible... meet Caroline

Let's get visible... meet Caroline

To mark Lesbian Visibility Week, we’re celebrating the lesbians who make the Civil Service a grea...

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Let's get visible... meet Rachael

Let's get visible... meet Rachael

To mark Lesbian Visibility Week, we’re celebrating the lesbians who make the Civil Service a grea...

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We held our first digital social...

We held our first digital social...

Find out what happened at our first digital social and read the relections from the event organis...

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April Update

April Update

An update from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network.

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Virtual Coffee Club

Virtual Coffee Club

The Ofgem LGBT+ Network is setting up a LGBT+ virtual coffee club that you can join!

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Transgender Day of Visibility: Jonathan Slater

Transgender Day of Visibility: Jonathan Slater

Civil Service LGB&TI Champion Jonathan Slater says Transgender Day of Visibility is "a time to sh...

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March Update

March Update

An update from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network.

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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

All Civil Service LGBT+ network socials are suspended until further notice.

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What happened at our latest Leaders of Networks Forum

What happened at our latest Leaders of Networks Forum

We recently held our Leaders of Networks Forum. This is what happened.

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February Update

February Update

An update from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network.

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notices

Folder: _notices

Entries: 4

Data notice: updates relating to our mentoring programme

Data notice: updates relating to our mentoring programme

This data notice explains updates to our privacy and data statement to account for services we us...

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Data notice: 27 July 2018

Data notice: 27 July 2018

This data notice explains details of a data breach experienced by a company we use to run surveys.

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Data notice: 30 April 2017

Data notice: 30 April 2017

This data notice explains changes to the way we store data on Mailchimp, following an issue we id...

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We’re making some changes for GDPR

We’re making some changes for GDPR

Data protection law is changing from 25 May 2018; so we’re making some changes to our policies an...

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Become a Civil Service LGBT+ Network member

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Our Constitution

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publications

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Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: advice and resources for mentors

Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: advice and resources for mentors

This document includes advice, guidance and resources for mentors taking part in the Civil Servic...

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Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: advice and resources for mentees

Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: advice and resources for mentees

This document includes advice, guidance and resources for mentees taking part in the Civil Servic...

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Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: Code of Conduct

Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: Code of Conduct

This document explains the behaviours and standards that mentors and mentees should be able to ex...

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Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: about the programme

Civil Service LGBT+ mentoring programme: about the programme

This publication provides general information about the Civil Service LGBT+ Network's mentoring p...

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Intersex Information Sheet

Intersex Information Sheet

This information sheet is designed to raise awareness of intersex poeple and their experiences.

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The impact of COVID-19 on LGBTI+ colleagues, management support & future working arrangements

The impact of COVID-19 on LGBTI+ colleagues, management support & future working arrangements

A resource produced by the Civil Service LGBT+ Network and a:gender to support LGBTI+ staff.

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Resources for allies

Resources for allies

Want to be a good ally to your LGBT+ colleagues? We’ve produced and collated a range of resources...

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Communications tool kit PrideON

Communications tool kit PrideON

We’ve created this communications tool kit for you to use during PrideON.

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“Civil servant and proud” image and poster maker

“Civil servant and proud” image and poster maker

We’ve created these digital assets for you to download, to keep PrideON in 2020.

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Asexuality fact sheet

Asexuality fact sheet

What’s it like to be asexual (ace) in the Civil Service? We've produced a new fact sheet on asexu...

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Pride posters

Pride posters

We’ve created these posters for pride season 2019.

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Bisexuality fact sheet

Bisexuality fact sheet

We’ve created this fact sheet about bisexuality to raise awareness of bisexuality and the experie...

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Civil Service Allies Week posters

Civil Service Allies Week posters

We’ve created these posters for you to put up in your office for Allies Week.

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Civil Service LGBT+ Network Business Plan: 2018 to 2020

Civil Service LGBT+ Network Business Plan: 2018 to 2020

This is our plan for delivering our work over the next two years.

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Improving the experiences of bisexual, pansexual, asexual and queer civil servants

Improving the experiences of bisexual, pansexual, asexual and queer civil servants

Last year, we undertook research into the experiences of civil servants who identified as bisexua...

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Our plan for improving the experiences of LGBT+ civil servants: a consultation

Our plan for improving the experiences of LGBT+ civil servants: a consultation

This is a consultation about the future work of the Civil Service LGBT+ Network.

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Civil Service Impact Index

Civil Service Impact Index

Our first Impact Index, highlighting LGBT+ civil servants, networks, teams and allies making thin...

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The Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Strategy (2017 to 2020)

The Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Strategy (2017 to 2020)

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Talent Action Plan 2016: Removing barriers to success

Talent Action Plan 2016: Removing barriers to success

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A blueprint for improving the experiences of LGB people in the Civil Service

A blueprint for improving the experiences of LGB people in the Civil Service

We've published a new action plan to make the Civil Service better for LGB* people.

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Delivered for you in 2014/2015: Our annual performance report

Delivered for you in 2014/2015: Our annual performance report

Today, we are publishing our annual performance report, 'Delivered for you', that sets out how we...

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Role Models: Inspiring LGB People in the Civil Service

Role Models: Inspiring LGB People in the Civil Service

We've published the first ever Civil Service role model guide for LGB staff.

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Delivered for you in 2013/2014: Our annual performance report

Delivered for you in 2013/2014: Our annual performance report

We do a lot for LGB civil servants. Each year, we publish a performance report to let you know ho...

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Career development for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Civil Servants

Career development for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Civil Servants

A research project from YouGov on behalf of the Civil Service Rainbow Alliance (CSRA)

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Mentoring

Mentoring

Find out more about our mentoring scheme for LGBT+ civil servants.

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Civil Service Pride 2021

Civil Service Pride 2021

Everything you need to know about #PrideON, a programme of digital events, content and resources ...

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PrideON Podcast

PrideON Podcast

A podcast from the Civil Service LGBT+ Network.

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Lesbian Visibility Week

Lesbian Visibility Week

Lesbian Visibility Week takes place at the end of April each year.

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Civil Service PrideON 2020

Civil Service PrideON 2020

Everything you need to know about #PrideON, a programme of digital events, content and resources ...

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Allies Week

Allies Week

A week recognising the important role of allies in making our workplaces more diverse and inclusive.

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Civil Service BiSpace

Civil Service BiSpace

Everything you need to know about BiSpace: our initiative that's by bi+ civil servants, for bi+ c...

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