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The appointment of a new Conservative Prime Minister in the UK comes at a time when LGBT+ rights and protections are being challenged. In this blog, LGBT Great reflects on what the appointment of Liz Truss might mean for the LGBT+ community and offers some thoughts on what organisations can do to shore up their protections and policies for LGBT+ employees.

Black Pride

Three LGBT Great team members share their thoughts on an LGBT+ person of colour that epitomises this idea of power and impactful representation across three different industries.

In August 2022, LGBT Great launched our first internship program with an overarching aim to introduce a new wave of talent to financial services.

Vivienne Leech

In August 2022, LGBT Great launched our first internship program with an overarching aim to introduce a new wave of talent to financial services.

Pride after Pride

As the dust settles after Global Pride Month, Alex Hoare, Global Insights and Content Manager at LGBT Great, reflects on why it is essential to keep the conversation going.

Pride flag with title overlay: The Importance of Pride

As we approach Global Pride Month, LGBT Great reflects on the importance and relevance of Pride in 2022 and the lenses through which Pride is observed, celebrated, and remembered.

Abstract green and yellow background with title overlay: "10 Wellbeing Recommendations"

LGBT Great is proud to have brought our organisational members together to devise LGBT Great's Top 10 Wellbeing Recommendations.

Progress flag with title overlay: "Allied Together: IDAHOBIT 2022"

On 17 May 1990, the World Health Organization removed homosexuality from the International Classification of Diseases. May 17 is now commemorated as the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). Below, LGBT Great reflects on the theme for IDAHOBIT 2022: Our Bodies, Our Lives, Our Rights, how far we have come, and how far we still have yet to go.

Painting of Sappho at Lesbos with title overlay: LVW 2022: Reflections on LGBT+ Inclusive Language

Where did the word lesbian come from? Below, LGBT Great explores the history of the word and shares some thoughts on how to navigate the conversation around lesbian, queer, and gay identities this Lesbian Visibility Week. 

Gradient with title overlay: "Lesbian Visibility Week 2022"

This week (25 April 2022 – 1 May 2022), we are celebrating Lesbian Visibility Week and all lesbian, bisexual, transgender women, and non-binary people. In this blog, LGBT Great reflects on the origins