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...ties also benefits the people who are in majority inform of better society and better working conditions. Non-government organization and unions are the groups that work to make a cultural diverse society and workplace better. They try to Protect and promote diversity of cultural expression. Many NGO`s try to reduce the gap between the different groups by arranging such events that have the involvement of people who belongs to different cultures in this way people would be able to know the other culture and get closer to each other as a community thus creating a good impact on the society. Moreover there can be seen many workers UNIONS that help to tackle the problem of diversity in the workplace for example they keep an eye on the management and raise voice against any discrimination against the workers which helps to maintain a good environment in the workplace.
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