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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.

  • KellyMParry profile imageAs 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 ⬇️
    closethepaygap profile imageWe 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… Twitter embedded image 12 hours ago
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  • closethepaygap profile imageWe tweeted that we are recruiting trustees - but the link isn't working! Here's the (working) link goodmoves.com/vacancy/a4…
    closethepaygap profile imageREMINDER: 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… Twitter embedded image 1 day ago
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  • closethepaygap profile image@thecatmcarthur Sorry about that! Info is here goodmoves.com/vacancy/a4… 12 hours ago in reply to thecatmcarthur
  • closethepaygap profile imageToday 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/… Twitter embedded image 12 hours ago
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