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

Diversity Week 2017: Open Data Workshop Evaluation Report

Diversity Week 2017: Open Data Workshop Evaluation Report The Diversity Week Open Data Workshop was an information and dissemination workshop covering a range of topics (Click here for a PDF of this report): Open Government Pioneers project in Scotland Open Government Network local and informal meetups Open Gov principles Open Gov in practice: Participatory Budgeting Development of … Continue reading Diversity Week 2017: Open Data Workshop Evaluation Report

Diversity Week 2017: Participation in Planning Report

The Diversity Week Planning in Action workshop was an interactive session run in NE Fife with the following aims: Widening understanding of equality and human rights approaches and how to those approaches to effect change Removing barriers to participation across (such as in planning, policy making, EHR initiatives, democratic representation etc) Creating an opportunity for … Continue reading Diversity Week 2017: Participation in Planning Report

Talking to Young People about Equality

  Talking to Young People about Equality Workshop for Youth 1st Evaluation Report Fife Centre for Equalities was invited by Youth 1st to design and deliver an evening workshop for their members ( you can also click  this link to download the report) Contributions to FCE Strategic Plan Strategic Outcomes: Strategic Outcome 3: Groups, whether already established … Continue reading Talking to Young People about Equality

Police Scotland’s Community Reassurance Message

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.

What’s New in Adult Protection

What did you tell us? From September 2016 – January 2017 the Adult Support & Protection Committee (ASPC) ran two surveys; one on general adult protection information, and another on accessible information. The Committee have looked at the survey results and agreed an action plan which will help determine future work.  To find out more visit:  http://www.fifedirect.org.uk/adultprotection and visit the ‘Adult Support & Protection Committee’ webpage.

Police Scotland’s Message to Communities

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 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

FCE Position on Equality: General Election 2017 Manifestos

A. FCE position on Equality: General Election 2017 (for a PDF of this report, click FCE GE2017 Manifesto Equality comparison - Summary) Fife Centre for Equalities wants to see an equal society that values common goals as well as differences. We want everyone to be included no matter who they are, where they live or … Continue reading FCE Position on Equality: General Election 2017 Manifestos

Police Scotland’s Message to Communities

Police Scotland have released a statement in response to the terrorist attacks that gripped London this weekend: "POLICE SCOTLAND – MESSAGE TO COMMUNITIES" Message from Assistant Chief Constable Steve Johnson Police Scotland stands with our colleagues and the communities of London following the terrorist attack on Saturday 3 June 2017. This comes soon after the attack … Continue reading Police Scotland’s Message to Communities

General Election 2017: Equality Hustings 31/05/2017 Evaluation Report

FCE hosted in the context of the General Election of June 2017 hustings with the aim of giving the opportunity to members of the community to quiz the candidates on a range of equality topics. Our key actions was to provide a safe and inclusive platform for individuals and community groups to engage with policy makers in matters of local public policy.