New reports shed light on workplace diversity and need for immigrants in SDG

June 13, 2021

By Gananoque Reporter |

Two new reports have shown that marginalized groups are far from represented in the top levels of businesses, and that Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry relies on new immigrants to sustain its workforce.

Some businesses across Canada were required to begin disclosing the diversity of their staff members at the beginning of last year. The first report of the findings, released by the federal government, found that women, Indigenous People, visible minorities, and people with disabilities are vastly underrepresented in the senior levels of business, and very few companies have plans to change that.

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