Workplace

In June 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States affirmed that LGBTQ+ workers are protected from discrimination under the Civil Rights Act of 1964 — a landmark decision.

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While the SCOTUS ruling marked a major advancement for LGBTQ+ equality, there is still work to be done to ensure every workplace has inclusive policies and practices in place. Non-discrimination policies, benefits and other practices that include LGBTQ+ workers are essential for businesses as they compete for talent and customers. Through pioneering tools like the Corporate Equality Index, HRC works to provide employers the resources they need to improve and promote fairness in the workplace.

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Corporate Equality Index 2023-2024

As the national benchmarking tool measuring policies, practices and benefits pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) employees, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index is a…

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Workplace

Equality 100 Award

Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies, practices and benefits pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer employees.

Workplace

Foreclosure and Eviction Among LGBTQ+ Adults

Many LGBTQ+ people experience homelessness at some point in their lifetime. Previous research suggests that LGBTQ+ people could comprise 20% to 40% of the homeless population. LGBTQ+ youth are also…

Workplace, Global, Recursos en Español

HRC Equidad AR: Programa Global de Equidad Laboral

La encuesta de HRC Equidad AR es el líder nacional diseñada a crecer inclusión y equidad LGBTQ+ sobre Argentina.
Contáctenos directamente para participar aquí.El Informe HRC Equidad AR 2023 ya…

Workplace, Global

HRC Equidad AR: Global Workplace Equality Program

The HRC Equidad AR report is the leading workplace assessment designed to grow LGBTQ+ inclusion and equality across Argentina.
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The Equidad AR…

Global, Workplace

HRC Equidade BR: Global Workplace Equality Program

The HRC Equidade BR report is the leading workplace assessment designed to grow LGBTQ+ inclusion and equality across Brazil.
Click here to connect with us and participate.The Equidade BR 2023…

Coming Out, Workplace

Coming Out at Work

Coming out at work can seem like a challenge, but it may also relieve the daily stress of hiding who you are. In 2020, the Supreme Court of the United…

Workplace, LGBTQ+ Youth, Health & Aging, HIV & Health Equity

Understanding Disability in the LGBTQ+ Community

Last updated: 8/12/2022
Disability refers to conditions that impair the body or mind and make it more difficult or impossible to do certain activities or functions of daily living. The…