Diversity & Inclusion

Research shows that greater diversity in the workforce results in greater profitability and value creation. Diverse and inclusive companies drive innovative results, yet still there is widespread discrimination at many levels throughout industry.

In this section CAW and our Member Institutes share a range of articles exploring the issues around diversity and the solutions that are being implemented.

Insights on Diversity & Inclusion

Insights on Diversity & Inclusion


Pride 2023 – How far have we come?

As Pride celebrations kick off all over the world this month, six members of BALANCE, the Institute’s LGBTQ+ Allies network group, tell us about their experiences and what employers can do to support true equality.

Fostering Female Ambition

What’s Stopping YOU? Fostering Female Ambition

In this webinar – that was held on 8th March 2023 to coincide with International Women’s Day – Chartered Accountants Worldwide revealed the results of a global research study mapping the paths of mid-career women in the Chartered Accountancy profession.

Mapping women's career journey

Global Study Identifies the Key to Fostering Female Ambition in the Profession

The Chartered Accountants Worldwide global ED&I task force partnered with Magenta – a specialist research agency - to conduct the first global study to map the career journeys of women in the profession and identify the barriers and opportunities for employers to open career pathways for women to progress into […]

Featured Podcast

Difference Makers Podcast

We created this podcast in order to celebrate the lives and work of people who have transformed communities, businesses, and the wider world, making a real difference in the lives of others. We call them “Difference Makers”.

Subscribe today on Apple Podcasts,  StitcherSpotify, Amazon Music, Google Podcasts and other podcast networks.

Episode 3. Mufseen Miah

In this episode our host, Indy Hot, meets Mufseen Miah CA, the former financial director of Pride London and a tireless campaigner for LGBTQ+ rights.

Click on the player to hear the episode.

Online Events & Webinars

Online Events & Webinars

One clear way that Chartered Accountant Member Institutes are rising to this challenge is in the creation and hosting of online events and activities.

We are working with the Institutes to present the events that have a global perspective and are available to Chartered Accountants everywhere.


Webinars on demand


Greenwashing – Avoid, Identify, Act!

Join The Financial Times Chief UK Business Correspondent, Daniel Thomas as he leads a truly global panel of experts to guide you on how can you ensure your organisation’s environmental statements are accurate and would not be susceptible to allegations of greenwashing.

Fostering Female Ambition

What’s Stopping YOU? Fostering Female Ambition

In this webinar we reveal and debate the survey findings and delve into the opportunities and challenges for women in the profession, their employers and the lessons we can learn.

Performance with Care

Performance with care webinar

In this session Declan Scott BSc (Mgmt), MA, FCA explored the definition of resilience followed by insights from the latest research. Resilience Institute tracked 23,990 professionals over two years to discover which skills and practices support the highest performers.

Be Social

We're delighted to launch The President's Podcast. Find out what @theicai President Debashis Mitra thinks about the profession's future and the impact events like #WCOA, which his institute hosted last year, can have. http://ow.ly/uQWV50OrOVj

As we celebrate World Environment Day today why not visit our Sustainability Hub and discover how your organisation can start or continue it’s sustainability journey: https://charteredaccountantsworldwide.com/sustainability-roadmap/
#CharteredAccountants #WorldEnvironmentDay ...#SustainabilityRoadmap #SustainabilityandAccountants

Download the Survey Findings: More than 3,500 mid-career men and women participated in the study across 8 countries, including over forty in-depth interviews. The survey revealed that while some in-roads have been made, there is still much to do for the profession to both attract and retain female ...talent – especially mid-career.

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New podcast series launches from the #DifferenceMakers. The President's Podcasts sees former President Kate Borer from @Chartered_Accts discuss the profession's future and her journey to becoming a Chartered Accountant. http://ow.ly/IEc250OrSQU

Happy #Pride month from all of us - head over to our site for a peek at some of our content: https://charteredaccountantsworldwide.com/category/diversity/

New Podcast Series: We're delighted to launch The President's Podcast. Find out what @ICASaccounting
Former President @IndyHothi thinks about the profession's future and the impact events like #WCOA, can have. http://ow.ly/q3z150OrQ3t

New Podcast Series: We're delighted to launch The President's Podcast - a new series from the Difference Makers. Find out what @ICAEW President Julia Penny thinks about the profession's future and the impact events like #WCOA can have. http://ow.ly/ewx950OrOHt

We've created a roadmap that aims to provide signposts to Chartered Accountants to understand sustainability and its impact on their work in the private, public or third sector.

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Sustainability Roadmap

The role of Chartered Accountants is changing as the need to do business sustainably becomes more central to how companies and consumers operate. The...


PRIDE MONTH: Our colleagues @ISCA_offical are hosting a webinar on Facilitating a Gender-Diverse and Gender-Equal Workplace from Global and Local perspectives. When? June 16 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm IST. Cost: $108. http://ow.ly/4T0c50OrNqs #ED&I

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Facilitating a Gender-Diverse and Gender-Equal Workplace from Both Global and Local perspectives

Join us on 16 June 2023 to discuss on creating a DE&I workplace, sharing findings from Mapping Women’s Career Journey, a joint global study by...