ACEC Adopts Recommendations for Improving EDI in the Industry

Advancing women and diversity within ACEC-Canada and the industry is a strategic priority for the association. To this end, ACEC-Canada engaged GlassSKY Consulting to conduct a comprehensive nation-wide study on diversity and inclusion within our industry that could offer recommendations in the following areas:
Diversity & inclusion strategies;
Addressing flexibility and other measures to make the industry more attractive to women;
Creating transparent career tracks for recruitment, retention, and advancement opportunities;
Developing onboarding strategies after parental leave, and;
Specific steps ACEC-Canada could implement to support member firms and their employees.
Summary Findings of National Research Project: Advancing Women & Diversity in Consulting Engineering