Close the Gap works in Scotland on women’s participation in the labour market.
We work with policymakers, employers and employees to influence and enable action to address the causes of women’s inequality at work.
Latest publicationsClose the Gap and Engender response to EEFW Inquiry - SNIB MIssionsClose the Gap Briefing for Scottish Government Debate: COVID-19 and the EconomyClose the Gap briefing for Scottish Government Debate - Programme for GovernmentClose the Gap response to Scottish Labour Consultation on the National Care Service
- As we move forward through these challenging times the determination to prevent and eradicate violence against women and girls in all its forms has never been more important ⬇️ We have published a refreshed version of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Supplementary National Violence Against Women (VAWG) Guidance for Local Authorities and their strategic partners today. Read more - and find the Guidance - here: cosla.gov.uk/news/septem… 12 hours ago10 hours ago by KellyMParry
- We tweeted that we are recruiting trustees - but the link isn't working! Here's the (working) link goodmoves.com/vacancy/a4… REMINDER: we are recruiting new trustees to our board! We're looking for ppl who are committed to women's labour market equality. We know diverse boards are more effective so we're especially encouraging applications from BME ppl, disabled ppl & LGBT ppl goodmoves.com/vacancy/a4… 1 day ago12 hours ago
- @thecatmcarthur Sorry about that! Info is here goodmoves.com/vacancy/a4… 12 hours ago in reply to thecatmcarthur
- Today is International Equal Pay day, the day from which women are effectively working for free for the rest of the year bc of the #GenderPayGap. We blogged about this on the 50th anniversary of the equal pay act - read it here closethegap.org.uk/news/… 12 hours ago