Reported by Scottish Housing News – the news we share raises awareness of equality issues being reported in the media. Ideas are being gathered to drive a fairer recovery in the wake of coronavirus. Organisations and community groups are being asked to share ideas and evidence-based on their experiences of responding to the pandemic, and … Continue reading Equality News Update: Scottish Housing News: Views sought to help tackle poverty and inequality in Scotland
Join representatives from Transgender Fife and the Scottish Trans Alliance as we discuss the facts around gender reform in Scotland, creating a better understanding of GRA reform as well as empowering people to join in with these discussions.
We live in an increasingly unequal world, where the gap between the richest and poorest – the ‘haves’ and ‘have-nots’ – is becoming wider. In Scotland inequality is on the rise, and to tackle poverty, we need to start talking about inequality.
An unprecedented number of leading charities have come together to call on Nicola Sturgeon to lead from the front and ensure Scotland becomes the world leader in tackling loneliness and isolation.
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.
It is thought almost 40% of children in Scotland will be living in poverty by the year 2030.