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 briefing for Scottish Government Debate - Making Scotland Equally Safe (16 days of activism)Close the Gap submission to the Independent Review of Adult Social CareClose the Gap briefing for Scottish Government Debate - Employment SupportClose the Gap resoonse to the Social Justice and Fairness Commission's consultation on the reform of social care
- This week marks the beginning of #16DaysOfActivism. VAW occurs at alarmingly high rates, and women are currently facing increased barriers to access support. We've outlined best practice tips for line managers to better support victim-survivors: closethegap.org.uk/news/… 1 day ago
- #VAW is a cause & a consequence of gender inequality. In order to end VAW we have to to tackle gender inequality in all its forms, including women’s labour market inequality. Without concrete action, progress cannot be made on preventing VAW in or out of the workplace #16Days
- Today at 3pm @ScotParl is holding its Making Scotland #EquallySafe debate to mark the Annual International Day for the Elimination of #VAW. You can read our briefing here closethegap.org.uk/conte… that highlights #VAW as a workplace issue & the need for action to tackle it #16Days 2 days ago
- WE ARE HIRING!📢 We're looking for a Comms & Admin Assistant to join our small, busy team. If you're committed to women's labour market equality & have the skills & experience we need this could be you! DEADLINE 12pm MON 7th DECEMBER. Apply here: closethegap.org.uk/jobs/ 2 days ago