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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.

  • EngenderScot profile imageToday we've joined with @closethepaygap to outline some key amendments to promote gender equality in the #SNIB Bill at Stage 2. 📺 Watch the @SP_Economy committee on SNIB here from 09.45: scottishparliament.tv/ch… ⬇ Check out our joint briefing below:
    closethepaygap profile imageThe Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee will be considering the #SNIB Bill at Stage 2 today. We’ve published a briefing with @EngenderScot outlining some key amendments that will enable the Bank to fulfil its potential with regards to gender equality closethegap.org.uk/conte… 14 hours ago
    12 hours ago by EngenderScot
  • closethepaygap profile imageThe Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee will be considering the #SNIB Bill at Stage 2 today. We’ve published a briefing with @EngenderScot outlining some key amendments that will enable the Bank to fulfil its potential with regards to gender equality closethegap.org.uk/conte… 14 hours ago
  • closethepaygap profile imageGood piece by @eve_rebecca on the increase in the #GenderPayGap in male-dominated industries, with comment by our director @msakrit.
    closethepaygap profile imageA 2017 law means all companies with >250 employees have to publish their pay gaps annually - so I dug into the data to find the Scottish firms going backwards. Thanks @FerretScot for my first “proper” data investigation (in @SunScotNational today too)! theferret.scot/gender-pa… 2 days ago
    2 days ago
  • AminaMWRC profile imageWe're hiring! Looking for a part-time Program Development Assistant under CJS for our Glasgow office. Please ensure you meet eligibility requirements. Deadline for applications: 5 December Details and applications packs: mwrc.org.uk/jobs-opportu… #jobs #thirdsectorjobs #jobalert
    4 days ago by AminaMWRC
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