equality

UK government to host hybrid LGBT conference in 2022

The UK government has announced a new global LGBT conference, called Safe To Be Me, which will take place in 2022. The event was announced 16 May by the country’s minister for women and qualities, Liz Truss, and foreign secretary Dominic Raab. The event will bring together elected officials, policy makers, and the international LGBT community including activists, experts, and civil society t...

WTTC unveils equality initiative for women in travel & tourism

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched a new initiative to support women in the travel and tourism industries. The Cancun Declaration has been adopted by more than 100 countries, industry associations and destinations. It takes its name from the location of WTTC’s 2021 Global Summit, currently taking place in Mexico. Its aim is to promote diversity and drive inclusivity. Signat...