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 publicationsAnnual review 2017 - 2018Flexible Working for All: Recommendations for employersFlexible Working for All? The impact of the right to request regulations in ScotlandSubmission to the Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee on the Scottish National Investment Bank Bill
- Part-time work is still used far more often by women than men to accommodate parenting responsibilities. Our new research considers what type of employee works flexibly & how this has changed over time. Find out more: #FlexibleWorkingForAll #FWFA closethegap.org.uk/conte… 3 days ago
- Thinking of taking part in #ChallengePoverty Week? 🤔 Join our 'Get Involved' meeting to learn about how others orgs have been involved before & the resources and support we are offering to help you take part! eventbrite.co.uk/e/chall… 4 days ago by CPW_Scotland
- ICYMI, our reading round-up is the perfect read for your well earned Monday morning coffee break. closethegap.org.uk/news/… 6 days ago
- Fancy something to read this rainy lunchtime? #FridayFeministFive is on the way to Engender members inboxes now, packed with plenty of articles, events & news about our AGM & @youngwomenscot volunteering opportunities! [gif of someone reading in front of a window while it rains] 1 week ago by EngenderScot