IABC Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) is a welcoming community that supports, develops, and connects communication professionals around the world. We are committed to embracing the diversity and inclusion of all people.

Regardless of your race, culture, faith, sexual orientation, disability, skin color, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age or experience, you are an equal and valued part of our global community. We require only that you abide by the IABC Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct.

IABC’s shared values state: We are a diverse community. We welcome diverse communication professionals of all levels and practices. We embrace diverse viewpoints, encourage conversation and celebrate cultural differences. We believe these differences benefit our community and that we are more enlightened, well informed, and successful when we honor our unique experiences and perspectives.

The International Executive Board reaffirms IABC’s commitment to supporting and encouraging diversity, equity, and inclusion in our global communication community.