Equality News Update: Daily Record: Scotland’s inequality against women, ethnic minorities and the disabled ‘is not improving’

A state of the nation report shows women, ethnic minorities and the disabled are still getting a raw deal in Scotland. The authors of Is Scotland Fairer? – the country’s biggest study yet into equality and human rights - warn our nation’s inequalities aren’t going away.

Equality News Update: The Scotsman: Call to make parties publish number of women candidates to close gender gap

Campaigners have called on the government to mark the 90th anniversary of universal women’s suffrage by requiring all political parties to publish data on the proportion of women among their parliamentary and local government candidates.