Equality News Update: Devdiscourse: May 21: World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

UNESCO today is celebrating World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue & Development. The campaign #Unite4Heritage is a movement for the celebration and safeguarding of cultural heritage and diversity worldwide.

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Equality News Update: Fife Today: Sellotape men project aims to defy Dementia

Models created from Sellotape are to be installed in the Kingdom Centre as part of a project aimed at defying Dementia.

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Equality News Update: Sunday Post: MSPs to examine plans to raise age of criminal responsibility in Scotland

Article by Catriona Webster
MSPs are seeking views on plans to raise the age of criminal responsibility in Scotland from eight to 12.

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Equality News Update: World Economic Forum: Robots are helping to take care of Japanese senior citizens

Article by Malcolm Foster, in collaboration with Reuters
Robots have the run of Tokyo’s Shin-tomi nursing home, which uses 20 different models to care for its residents. The Japanese government hopes it will be a model for harnessing the country’s robotics expertise to help cope with a swelling elderly population and dwindling workforce.

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Equality News Update: The Courier: £10m combined Fife nursery and care home hailed as groundbreaking

Article By Claire Warrender
Fife Council is aiming to bridge the generation gap with a groundbreaking plan for a care home and nursery on the same site.

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Equality News Update: New project will help elderly abused Fifers

A new project to help older people rebuild their lives after suffering abuse is set to launch in Fife.

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