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WSP employees marched with Building Equality in Pride marches

WSP employees marched with Building Equality in Pride marches

 September 14, 2022

WSP provides an environment of respect, support, and equity where everyone is proud and lives their purpose.

Empowered by this inclusive company culture, employees came together to celebrate PRIDE by marching with Building Equality, a UK-wide alliance of built environment organizations driving LGBTQ+ inclusion.

Harnessing the collective power to drive LGBTQ+ inclusion


Building Equality is an alliance of construction consultants, engineers, developers, contractors, and institutions who are passionate about working together and harnessing collective power to drive LGBTQ+ inclusion in the construction, engineering and built environment industry.

The organisation has a presence across the UK, with organizations from the industry regularly participating in joint initiatives to support LGBTQ+ inclusion.

The alliance's vision is to have a construction industry that is wholly welcoming, inclusive and supportive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and other related communities.

Creating visibility, enabling collaboration and improving engagement

WSP Building Equality

WSP is a proud member of Building Equality, alongside further industry leaders.

Through creating visibility, enabling collaboration and improving engagement, Building Equality's work has had a positive impact across the industry through:

  • raising awareness about LGBTQ+ matters
  • supporting and encouraging LGBTQ+ and Ally role models
  • embedding the importance of creating LGBTQ+ inclusive workplaces
  • aiding recruitment and retention within the industry
  • improving member company’s procurement and work winning

Raising awareness and acceptance of LGBTQ+ community

WSP LGBT employees

WSP solves important problems for its clients and communities with creative solutions, and WSP understands it needs a diverse workforce to achieve this. 

Building a workforce that brings diversity of thought, creativity and innovation and is reflective of the communities in which WSP employees work, is a key priority for the company.

WSP knows that by raising awareness and acceptance of the LGBTQ+ community at the same time as influencing the company's culture, WSP is better serving the interests of its people, its clients, and the broader community.

Work in an LGBT+ inclusive environment at WSP

WSP fosters a work environment where employees can reach their full potential and be their true selves - a place where differences are respected and valued, and where everyone feels like they belong.

Search jobs with this inclusive company.


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