AN EVENT to raise awareness surrounding the "hidden crime" of human trafficking in Scotland has taken place in Elgin.
The number of hate crimes targeting people in the north and north-east because of their sexual orientation has soared in the last two years.
A leading doctor has said drug users should be given the same protections as disabled people and called for the Scottish Government to do more to defend methadone treatment.
This invitation to tender is to undertake investigative research to better understand the barriers experienced by communities of protected characteristics that are affected by poverty in Fife. The research aims to deepen practitioners’ understanding of multiple barriers experienced by people in their day to day living and also help to ensure that the most vulnerable to poverty are not further disadvantaged because of their protected characteristics.
Big shout out to the members of People First (Scotland) Fife Community Group who have spent time working with us on how to make more use of the Equality Act 2010 (click here for a copy of the initial workshop booklet). We are working on co-designing a toolkit to make it easier for more people to … Continue reading Exercising Rights – Equality Act and toolkit co-design workshop with PeopleFirst (Fife)
Fife Centre for Equalities is calling for proposals for a project to carry out investigative research to better understand the barriers experienced by communities of protected characteristics that are affected by poverty.
As part of the Year of Young People Fife Pride are inviting young drag kings, drag queens and musical acts to sign up for this summer’s second Fife Pride in Kirkcaldy
Disability and rural campaigners have written to a watchdog questioning if RBS closure plans breach equalities legislation.
I am currently a 1st-year undergraduate student studying Social Work at the University of Stirling. As part of one of my modules, it was an essential requirement to attend a community practice-based placement, I was placed at Fife Centre for Equalities (FCE) based in Kirkcaldy. I had to complete 30 hours with FCE and decided … Continue reading Active Learning in the Community Placement Report | Demi Lawrie