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STONEWALLStonewall is a UK lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights charity, founded in 1989 by activists campaigning against Section or Clause 28, and named after the Stonewall riots in New York City in 1969.

"We're here to let all lesbian, gay, bi and trans people, here and abroad, know they're not alone. We believe we're stronger united, so we partner with organisations that help us create real change for the better. We have laid deep foundations across Britain - in some of our greatest institutions - so our communities can continue to find ways to flourish, and individuals can reach their full potential. We’re here to support those who can’t yet be themselves. But our work is not finished yet. Not until everyone feels free to be who they are, wherever they are."

Stonewall | Stonewall 192 St John Street, | London, EC1V 4JY | 020 7593 1850
Stonewall Cymru | Stonewall Transport House, 1 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9SB | 029 2023 774
Stonewall Scotland | Stonewall Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB | 0131 474 8019

UK Workplace Equality Index
Participating employers of Stonewall's UK Workplace Equality Index "demonstrate their work in 8 areas of employment policy and practice. Staff from across the organisation also complete an anonymous survey about their experiences of diversity and inclusion at work. Organisations then receive their scores, enabling them to understand what’s going well and where they need to focus their efforts, as well as see how they’ve performed in comparison with their sector and region."

UK Workplace Equality Index | Stonewall

‘Every major LGBT+ charity’ calls for disgraced equalities watchdog EHRC to be downgraded | Pink News | 11 Feb 2022 
UCL becomes first university to formally cut ties with Stonewall | The Guardian | 21 Dec 2021
Stonewall is at centre of a toxic debate on trans rights and gender identity | The Guardian | 5 Jun 2021

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