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Diversity, inclusion, and equity

We believe it’s essential to support diversity, equity and inclusion in working life. We gathered useful resources on the site to help you get inspired by various DEI themes, learn about service providers in the industry and perhaps find ideas or focus points to utilize in your own business.

What does "DEI" stand for and why should you care?


Diversity: Diversity refers to the existence of variations of different characteristics in a group of people. These characteristics could be everything that makes us unique, such as our cognitive skills and personality traits, along with the things that shape our identity (e.g. race, age, gender, religion, sexual orientation, cultural background) (Source: workable)

Diversity management

Diversity Management is the practice of addressing and supporting multiple lifestyles and personal characteristics within a defined group. (Source:


Equity is the process of ensuring that processes and programs are impartial, fair and provide equal possible outcomes for every individual. (Source: Built in)


Inclusion means that everyone is treated fairly and respectfully, has fair access to opportunities and resources, and can contribute fully to the organization's success. In inclusive environments, everyone, regardless of background, feels like their voice is heard and their contributions are valued. (Source: Inklusiiv)

More about how to define diversity, equity and inclusion

Inklusiiv -Helping organizations transform DEI into concrete actions

Inklusiiv is a company that focuses on advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in working life. Learn what is meant by diversity and inclusion at the workplace, how it appears in code of conduct and Finnish legislation and how to foster D&I in team building and recruitment. Take a look at Inklusiiv’s comprehensive research and knowledge bank on diversity and inclusion or get to know the company in general.

deidei -  An agency with diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) in its DNA

Deidei focuses on tailored DEI services in the form of training, workshops, consulting, strategy, and auditing. They also offer a wide range of DEI communications services for communications planning, social media, and campaigns. Make sure your businesses DEI issues are in order and take a closer look at the deidei’s services.

ATAÁ Agency – A creative agency with a DEI focus

ATAÁ Agency is a creative agency focusing on brand diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read the ATAÁ Agency blog to learn more about social responsibility, inclusion, and diversity. Also check out the Agency's DEI strategy, consulting, concept planning and workshop services.

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