Diversity & Inclusion Statement

CIHT have published its Diversity and Inclusion statement designed to highlight the Institution's vision, mission, values and position on Diversity and Inclusion. The statement can be viewed below.

Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation Diversity and Inclusion Statement 

Our Vision 
World-class transportation infrastructure and services 
Our Mission 
  • be committed to excellence 
  • support our members and advance their professional standing 
  • inspire lifelong learning 
  • generate and share knowledge 
  • demonstrate transport infrastructure’s contribution to a prosperous economy and a healthy and inclusive society 
Our Values 
  • Professional 
  • Inclusive 
  • Collaborative 
  • Progressive 
Our position on Diversity and Inclusion 
CIHT members, Trustees and staff have a responsibility to create an environment that values equality, diversity and inclusion. 
CIHT is an organisation that:
  • values the contributions that people from diverse backgrounds make to Highways and Transportation 
  • believes that everyone should be treated with dignity and respect 
  • challenges discriminatory behaviour 
  • works to identify and remove barriers to working in the industry 
  • actively encourages people from all backgrounds into membership 
  • takes a lead in championing diversity and inclusion in the Highways and Transportation sector 
  • contributes to the Department for Transport’s diversity and inclusion initiatives 
  • showcases the contribution that people from different backgrounds make to Highways and Transportation 
  • supports individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop as professionals. 
  • benchmarks progress on diversity and inclusion against other organisations and industries.