If you are interesting in finding out more about equality, diversity or inclusion, there are a number of external websites which might be of help.

Higher Education

The Equality Challenge Unit (now part of the AdvanceHE organisation) works to further and support equality and diversity for staff and students in higher education. They provide a central resource of advice and guidance for the sector, on topics such as:

Learned and Professional Societies

The Royal Society has produced a number of reports and publications as part of its commitment to increasing diversity in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

The Institute of Physics has a number of diversity projects, including Project Juno.


Higher Education Race Action Group (HERAG) is a network for anyone interested in advancing race equality in higher education.

The Women’s Engineering Society is a professional network for women engineers, scientists and technologists offering inspiration, support and professional development. 

Campaigning organisations

WISE campaigns for gender balance in science, technology and engineering and also offers training.

Business in the Community has campaigns on agegender and race.

Stonewall is a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights charity. Their website has information, help and advice, including a glossary of terms to educate people about language.

International organisations

The European Institute for Gender Equality maintains a range of information, publications and resources.