About University of Essex

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

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We are committed to addressing under-representation where it exists, celebrating the diversity of our students and staff, nurturing communities of belonging in which all are accepted without exception, promoting inclusion, well-being, resilience and empowerment to enable everyone to reach their full potential as well as supporting and encouraging Academic Freedom of Speech within the law.


Read our EDI Policy
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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion events across campus

Across the year, we run a variety of different events that relate to EDI. Whether we are promoting the range of different religious festivals you can celebrate across campus, or providing lectures from our leading academics on EDI topics, we believe it is important to provide events for everyone.

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