All items: Equality and human rights

  • Sodexo signs international trade union rights agreement

    Date:
    9 February 2012

    Sodexo, the France-based on-site services multinational, signed an international framework agreement on trade union and bargaining rights in December 2011, covering 390,000 employees worldwide. Earlier in the year, it had signed a national framework agreement on partnership working with UK unions.

  • Pay harmony on single status at Newcastle City Council

    Date:
    17 December 2010

    It has taken a decade for an equality-proofed pay and grading structure to be negotiated and implemented at Newcastle City Council, but both the employer and union are proud of it.

  • Centrica's age diversity policies and practices in recruitment

    Date:
    29 January 2009

    Energy company Centrica’s award-winning initiative to tackle age discrimination and foster diversity has used a cultural change programme to win over its workforce. It includes diversity training, coaching and briefings for recruiters and the active involvement of HR staff in hiring decisions.

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