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Equal opportunities

Find out more about Equal Opportunities at Humanity & Inclusion UK and our status as a Disability Confident Employer.

Humanity & Inclusion UK values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We particularly encourage applications from people with disabilities.

Equality and Diversity

HI UK’s Equality and Diversity Policy permeates all aspects of its work, including its actions and attitudes towards employees, clients, consultants, temporary workers, and all others associated with its work.

The organisation recognises that individuals and groups have been discriminated against on many grounds, including the ‘protected characteristics’ under the Equality Act (age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation). HI UK’s policy is that no individual or group should receive less favourable treatment on any of these grounds.

► HI UK Equality and Diversity policy (pdf, 21 KB)

Disability Confident Employer logoDisability Confident Employer

HI UK has been certified as a Disability Confident Employer by the Department for Work and Pensions. This reinforces our commitment to employ, keep and develop the abilities of disabled employees.

As a Disability Confident Employer we:

  • have undertaken and successfully completed the Disability Confident self-assessment.
  • are taking all of the core actions to be a Disability Confident employer.
  • are offering at least one activity to get the right people for our business and at least one activity to keep and develop our people.

Find out more about Disability Confident at: www.gov.uk/dwp/disabilityconfident

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Tribute to our colleague Ali and his son Wisam Event

Tribute to our colleague Ali and his son Wisam

It is with a heavy heart that Humanity & Inclusion announces the death of our colleague Ali. Ali, who was 35 years old, was killed in a heinous attack in the Middle-East on the 2nd of June, just before the start of the Eid holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. The attack that killed him also killed multiple others, including Ali’s 5-year old son Wisam.

UN Security Council recognises the rights of people with disabilities in armed conflicts
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Emergency Inclusion Rights

UN Security Council recognises the rights of people with disabilities in armed conflicts

For the first time ever, the United Nations Security Council has adopted a Resolution on persons with disabilities in armed conflict. This represents a significant step forward for people with disabilities, who are particularly at risk in crisis situations and often overlooked in humanitarian assistance.

Weapons clearance drones
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Explosive weapons

Weapons clearance drones

Since last January, HI and its partner Mobility Robotics have been trialing the use of drones to support weapons clearance experts in Faya-Largeau, northern Chad.