Diversity and inclusion are terms used in the context of promoting diversity and equality in our society.
Diversity here refers to the variety of people represented in a particular group or organization. This includes their differences in gender, age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, education, socioeconomic status, and more.
Through inclusion, in turn, you create an environment in which all members of a group or organization are respected, recognized and supported - regardless of their individual differences. Inclusion goes beyond mere tolerance. All members should be actively involved and integrated.
So diversity is the "what" and inclusion is the "how."
Implemented together, you create an environment in which the diversity of people is respected and valued. Which ensures that all members are equal and receive fair treatment - regardless of their differences.Read more...