Close the Gap is a partnership project working in Scotland on women's participation in the labour market. We work with employers, employees and policymakers to enable and encourage action to address the causes of women's inequality at work.

For employers

Taking action to close the gender pay gap in your organisation could boost productivity and protect the business from costly tribunal claims.

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For policymakers

Ensuring that your policies, programmes and services consider the needs of women and men will advance gender equality.

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For union reps

As a workplace rep, you have an important role to play in promoting equality for women and men.

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For individuals

Equal pay makes a difference to working men and women. You can help to make your workplace fair and flexible.

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  • RT @_BeWhatYouWant: Full house at #SESCon. Lots of interesting conversations with attendees on gender & skills, come over & say hello! Twitter embedded image 25 minutes ago
  • And a lack of quality part-time and flexible working which sees many women working in jobs below their skill level… twitter.com/i/web/status…1 hour ago
  • These jobs are undervalued and low-paid *because* it's women that do them. twitter.com/ONS/status/7… 1 hour ago

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