Timeline:

4th April 2018
' Nominations Open '
9th May 2018
' Nominations Close '
26th July 2018
' Shortlist Announced '
5th October 2018
' Awards Ceremony '

Latest Blog Posts

What winning the Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Award meant to me

Written by: John Norcliffe, HMRC
Posted on: 18 November 2016

I suspect no-one was more surprised than I was to be awarded the overall Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Award in 2015.

Letting our diversity and inclusion stars shine

Written by: Civil Service Blog Team
Posted on: 26 September 2016

On 14 October, something special is happening - the ceremony for the 10th-anniversary Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Awards.

The civil service's proud record as a disability-friendly employer must not be undermined by performance management

Written by: Jess Bowie Civil Service World editor
Posted on: 3 June 2016

From the CSW editor: A commitment to improving workplace adjustments for officials with disabilities is welcome. But possible discrimination is a real cause for concern

10th-anniversary Diversity & Inclusion Awards – tell us who's making a difference

Written by: Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary for DCMS and the Civil Service LGB&TI Champion
Posted on: 9 May 2016

You’ll hopefully have seen in Rupert McNeil’s recent blog that 2016 is the 10th anniversary of

Five tips for keeping your career on the up, against the odds

Written by: Dilys Alam, Cabinet Office’s Implementation Unit
Posted on: 22 April 2016

You have probably picked up that our senior leaders have made improving diversity and inclusion in the Civil Service a

Ten years of the Diversity & Inclusion Awards

Written by: Rupert McNeil, Civil Service Chief People Officer
Posted on: 18 April 2016

This year is the 10th anniversary of the Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Awards.

'Inclusive by instinct' - the goal of Civil Service diversity

Written by: Susie Owen and Deborah Brooks, Cabinet Office
Posted on: 5 April 2016

We are about to say goodbye to our joint role as Deputy Directors for Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion.

Social mobility in the Civil Service - our next steps

Written by: Sir Jeremy Heywood, Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service
Posted on: 24 March 2016

Anyone who reads this blog will know that Diversity and Inclusion is one of my top three priorities as Head of the Civil Service.

My priorities as Civil Service Disability Champion

Written by: Philip Rutnam, Perm Secretary for the Department for Transport and Civil Service Disability Champion
Posted on: 22 March 2016

I’ve now been Disability Champion for nearly a year. It’s been daunting but also hugely exciting.

Social mobility - more support to progress

Written by: Geraldine Clement, Ministry of Justice
Posted on: 16 March 2016

Picture in your mind someone with this background:

LGBT History Month 2016

Written by: Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary for DCMS and the Civil Service LGB&TI Champion
Posted on: 1 March 2016

Over the past four weeks people across the country have been celebrating LGBT History Month.

UK and Scottish civil servants see moving between governments as "very difficult", says Scottish permanent secretary Leslie Evans

Written by: Matt Foster, Civil Service World deputy editor
Posted on: 26 February 2016

Scottish perm sec Leslie Evans tells Institute for Government event civil servants north and south of the border "need to recognise each others’ evolving roles"

LGBT – history, religion and faith

Written by: Stephen Foreshew-Cain, Executive Director, Government Digital Service
Posted on: 26 February 2016

This month, indeed every February, is LGBT History Month.

Jeremy Heywood launches new network for black and minority ethnic civil service leaders as Whitehall aims to boost diversity in its top ranks

Written by: Matt Foster, Civil Service World deputy editor
Posted on: 25 February 2016

"One of our most important collective responsibilities is to improve the diversity of our senior leadership," says cabinet secretary, as new senior network launched

Transforming government together

Written by: Stephen Foreshew-Cain, Executive Director, Government Digital Service
Posted on: 18 February 2016

Every now and then we do well by taking stock of where we are and to map out the future.