Unilever has received a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The CEI assesses policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workplace equality.
“We are honored to be recognized for an eighth straight year as one of the ‘Best Places to Work’ by the Human Rights Campaign,” said Mike Clementi, Vice President of Human Resources, Unilever North America. “As a company, we work extremely hard to create an inclusive workplace – one where we uphold the belief that everyone should be treated equally and can feel comfortable bringing their whole selves to work each day.”
The CEI assessed 1,027 businesses in the report, which rates LGBT-related policies and practices including domestic partner benefits, competency programs and public engagement with the LGBT community.