What are the definitions of diversity and inclusion?
• Diversity is about the individual. It is about the variety of unique dimensions, qualities and characteristics we all possess.
• Inclusion is about the collective. It is about creating a culture that strives for equity and embraces, respects, accepts and values difference.
• Diversity and inclusion is about capturing the uniqueness of the individual; creating an environment that values and respects individuals for their talents, skills and abilities to the benefit of the collective.
*Definitions taken from the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion