Digital progress is only sustainable if inclusion is one of its cornerstones. 

Over the last few years many charities have invested in digital transformation and EDI programmes. They are often separate pieces of work, but there’s potential to use digital inclusively, helping you connect with more diverse audiences and develop the products and services they need. 

 This involves applying inclusive principles to digital transformation, ensuring that your charity lives its values with every step it takes in digital, from user research to procurement to strategy development. 

Inclusion is a key part of every digital project we work on. The resources below will get you thinking about how to take an inclusive approach to digital.

'Starts At The Top' podcast

Our podcast, hosted by Zoe Amar and Paul Thomas, discusses how leaders need to lead differently. Hear  our conversations with leaders who are building inclusive workplace cultures and inspiring change.

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How to make inclusion part of your digital strategy

What’s the best way to build inclusion into your digital transformation? In this piece by Zoe Amar for Charity Digital, find out how charities and sector experts are putting inclusive principles at the heart of their strategies- and how you can do it too.

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Make inclusion part of your digital procurement

Whether you’re procuring a new website, CRM or partner for a digital project you need to make inclusion part of the process. This will help you develop products and projects that support you in  reaching more diverse communities. Find out how to do this in a step by step guide written by our team.

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5 ways to make your board more inclusive

As part of our work on digital leadership and governance we’re often asked how to make boards more inclusive. Learn more about how to do this in our guide from Zoe Amar.

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Blog posts about digital inclusionZoe Amar

Topical insights and reflections from the Zoe Amar Digital team

What we’re celebrating on International Women’s Day

This International Women's Day I'm feeling the same feelings that I have every year. I'm here to celebrate the extraordinary women I'm lucky enough to work with on my team and across the sector. And I'm also feeling frustrated. Why? Each year International Women's Day...

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How to make your charity’s digital procurement inclusive

We speak to Betty-Sue Smith, Digital Manager of Q, which is part of The Health Foundation. Q is a community of thousands of people working together to improve health and care across the UK. We discuss how Q’s digital procurement process reinforced why they need to put user needs and inclusion front and centre.

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