Equality News Update: Fife migrants share fears of being treated like “second category citizens” after Brexit to Scottish Affairs Committee

Urgent action is required to reverse the shortage of housing for older and disabled people as Scotland struggles to meet the needs of a rapidly ageing population, according to a new alliance of charities and other organisations.

Scottish Government Position on EU Citizen rights

Message from Assistant Chief Constable Steve Johnson. Following the incident of Monday 19 June 2017 in Finsbury Park, London, I assure you that Police Scotland remains united with all communities. Obviously this comes soon after the attacks in London and Manchester as well as other attacks abroad. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected.

BREXIT: JUST 15 MONTHS TO GO: WHAT SCOTLAND IS MAKING OF BREXIT

Summary This report  by NatCen compares the changes in opinion on Brexit over the last 15 months in Scotland. Just as across Britain as a whole, a majority of voters in Scotland would ideally like Brexit to result in greater control of EU migration as well as the maintenance of free trade. Contrary to the … Continue reading BREXIT: JUST 15 MONTHS TO GO: WHAT SCOTLAND IS MAKING OF BREXIT

EU Citizens in Scotland: Scottish Government and Fife Council event

Are you an EU citizen living or working in Scotland? The Scottish Government and Fife Council would like to invite you to an event hosted by Scottish Government Ministers and the Co-Leaders of Fife Council, to hear your experiences and concerns about the impact of Brexit on the rights of EU citizens in Scotland.

BREXIT: Fife Consultation Summary Report September 2017

Executive Summary The following report outlines the process and findings Fife Centre for Equalities took to collect concerns that Brexit may have on communities on behalf of Fife Council. It was agreed we would seek the opinions of 60 residents of Fife through who were concerned or wishing to share their views about Brexit. The … Continue reading BREXIT: Fife Consultation Summary Report September 2017

BREXIT Meetings

Come along and visit one of our many Brexit discussion sessions, with the opportunity to ask questions, share your concerns or opinions or even just for a coffee and a chat. We will hold the sessions on: Monday 19th June, 10:30am-12:30pm Town House , 2 Wemyssfield, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XW. Wednesday 21st June, 6:30-8:30pm Parkgate Community Centre … Continue reading BREXIT Meetings