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The British Diversity Awards promote the values of equality, diversity and inclusion by rewarding those individuals, organisations and unsung heroes who help to make the world and the workplace a better place for others.

Progress and acceptance cannot be taken for granted, and although it has been shown beyond doubt that diversity is good for business and society as a whole, we’re witnessing a worrying increase in intolerance and hate crimes against minorities.

Everyone has a right to equality of opportunity and esteem without fearing harassment or prejudice. We believe that by continuing to bang the drum for equality, diversity and inclusion across these islands that we can help make the UK a better place to live and work for everyone.

We sincerely hope that you will be able to join us.

An 8-page supplement in The Guardian will be published on the day of the Awards Ceremony featuring the shortlist and the sponsors