These tech platforms are helping employers tackle inequality

A new crop of tech startups has launched to help organizations tackle a wide range of bias and inequality at work. Photo by: Rawpixel

The #MeToo movement sparked a global call to end sexual harassment, assault, and gender discrimination in the workplace. As part of our investigation into sexual violence in global development, where 86 percent of employees know a colleague who has experienced work-related sexual harassment or assault, Devex launched #AidToo, a digital conversation about the breadth of — and solutions to — sexual harassment and assault in our sector.

Organizations across industries are taking this moment to re-examine their processes, platforms, and methods for preventing and reporting discrimination of all kinds, opening up new opportunities for entrepreneurs eager to help companies tackle these challenges.

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    Lottie Watters

    Lottie Watters is a Reporting and Communications Associate based in Barcelona. She focuses on bringing the latest career and hiring trends, tips, and insights to Devex’s global development audience. Lottie is a recent graduate with a background in geography and journalism, taking a particular interest in grassroots international development projects. She has worked with organizations delivering clean water and sanitation projects globally.