We have heard much about sexism in recent years, but do you know what the term refers to? It is a "pattern of behavior that affects women and other sexually diverse genders" , which is reinforced by acts of misogyny, individualism, gender role stereotyping, machismo and objectification of women. It also affects other men.
Sexual diversity: non-binary workplaces
We tend to conceive the world in terms of dualities: good and bad, black and white, men and women. But the fact of the matter is that society is not just composed of two parts: it is much richer and this extends to the workplace. At Iberdrola México we are aware of this which is why we promote diversity and inclusion both inside and outside the organization.
Iberdrola México for Diversity and Inclusion
Nowadays the concepts of diversity, equality and inclusion are relevant and subject to debate in different sectors. These questions have been on the agenda at Iberdrola México and now more than ever we want people inside and outside the company to know about them. But what does each of these concepts actually refer to?
AENOR certifies Iberdrola México’s renewable energy facilities in environmental management
For its management focused on continuous improvement in environmental matters, Iberdrola México’s Operations and Maintenance department obtained ISO 14001:2015 certification for its ten renewable energy facilities in Mexico (seven wind farms and three solar power plants) from the Spanish Association for Standardization and Certification (AENOR).
Volunteers, a source of positive energy
During the first week of October, Iberdrola México took part in International Volunteer Day 2022 held by the Iberdrola Group worldwide. The group's employees participated in activities focused on environmental protection, as well as raising awareness of diversity and inclusion issues.
Iberdrola México grants scholarships to 19 students in STEM degree programs in Oaxaca
Iberdrola México has granted 19 scholarships to students from Oaxaca - ten women and nine men - to study a science or technology degree as part of the Impulso STEM (STEM Boost) program, which has so far benefited 58 students from Oaxaca over three generations.
Fight poverty with positive energy
Poverty is a worldwide challenge and in 1993 the UN declared October 17 as the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty to remind governments, society and the private sector that, by joining forces, we can rise to this challenge. At Iberdrola México we have taken this challenge on as a commitment in some of our social actions.
Industrialists recognize Iberdrola México for its ethics and values
Iberdrola México was recognized for the fourth consecutive year by the Mexican Industrial Chambers Confederation (CONCAMIN) for its commitment to ethics and values, and the development of social projects aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (ODSs).