ToolkitsDisrupt Design

Gender Equity Toolkit

ToolkitsDisrupt Design
Gender Equity Toolkit

THE GENDER EQUITY TOOLKIT

In Collaboration with AIGA Women's Lead Initiative, The Gender Equity Toolkit evolved out of a year-long research project into what the limiting things within the design industry were that are preventing women from progressing to positions of leadership. The resulting toolkit tackles three key areas that emerged from the research process: leadership resilience training, empathy building, and connection forming.

empathy game by designer and sociologist Leyla Acaroglu
 

To accompany the toolkit, a series of videos were produced to explain the research findings, the genesis of the project, and the ways in which people can us the toolkit to help foster the conversation of gender equity in the workplace.