The Complexities of Diversity

Lorna Deng is doing such inspiring work with DivTal. This article from Smart Company shares just some of the things that the company she co-founded is doing to help people out especially during this pandemic.

It’s called Why the Time Was Right for DivTal to Level the Employment Playing Field. It’s got a lot of thought-provoking insights from the young businesswoman. Here’s one of them:

Slowly, people are starting to recognise that diversity is broader. There all these other elements of diversity, and in that there’s the intersectionality conversation. If you consider the experiences of an indigenous woman, a migrant woman and an Australian woman born and bred here — they’re all women, but their experiences are very, very different.

Lorna Deng

There are a lot more to this article that you’re going to want to take a deeper dive in. So, if you want to read the rest of it, just click on this link to Smart Company.