Diversity and Inclusion Policy Statement

Publication date 1 May 2019 Category
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Diversity and Inclusion
Publishing organisation World Physiotherapy

WCPT recognises and supports the international declarations and work programmes of the United Nations and World Health Organization in support of diversity and inclusion. Recognising and including different experiences, opinions, skills, and abilities enriches individuals and organisations.

WCPT is committed to diversity and inclusion in its activities and recognises these are areas where further progress is needed more broadly in the profession, and society as a whole not just in healthcare, to foster greater equity for all people. WCPT promotes strategies to increase diversity, inclusion and equity across physical therapy including in policy, education, professional and employment practices, and research. Further, as an organisation WCPT is committed to ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace for its employees.