26 Jun 2019 11:28

    Driving forward gender equality

    Actions in response to advisory council report.

  2. NEWS

    12 Jun 2019 16:55

    Census (Amendment)(Scotland) Bill passed

    New questions can be asked – but answering will be voluntary.

  3. Research and analysis

    03 Apr 2019

    Addressing the gender pay gap: employer methods

    This report presents the findings of 14 interviews with employers in the private and public sector.

  4. NEWS

    08 Mar 2019 10:09

    Action on gender inequalities

    New plan to tackle pay gap.

  5. Publication

    08 Mar 2019

    A fairer Scotland for women: gender pay gap action plan

    Our action plan setting out a list of actions that will be taken to address the many drivers of the gender pay gap.

  6. Research and analysis

    05 Mar 2019

    Time use survey 2014-2015: results for Scotland

    Analysis of the Scottish results of the 2014-2015 time use survey by Centre for Time Use, Oxford University.

  7. NEWS

    06 Feb 2019 15:30

    Supporting gender equality

    First Minister appointed UN Women Global Advocate.

  8. Publication

    23 Nov 2018

    Equally Safe delivery plan: year one update

    Equally Safe delivery plan was published in November 2017. This report provides an overview of progress made to date and sets out priorities for the year ahead.

  9. Consultation paper

    04 Oct 2018

    Strengthening protection from Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): consultation

    We are seeking views on plans to strengthen the existing legislative framework for the protection of women and girls from Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), a form of gender based violence. 

  10. Impact assessment

    01 Oct 2018

    Access to free sanitary products: SEA pre-screening notification

    Pre-screening notification of the environmental effects of our Programme for Government 2017-2018 commitment to provide access to free sanitary products.

  11. Impact assessment

    31 Aug 2018

    Access to free sanitary products for those at school, college or university: CRWIA

    Child Rights and Wellbeing Impact Assessment (CRWIA) of our 2017-2018 commitment to provide access to free sanitary products in schools, colleges and universities.

  12. Impact assessment

    31 Aug 2018

    Access to free sanitary products: EQIA

    Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) of our 2017-2018 commitment to provide access to free sanitary products in schools, colleges and universities.

  13. NEWS

    08 Feb 2018 10:04

    Supporting workplace equality

    Workplace Equality Fund open for applications.

  14. NEWS

    30 Nov 2017 17:10

    Gender representation on public boards

    Bill has equality at its heart.

  15. NEWS

    28 Nov 2017 00:01

    Preventing violence against women

    Debate to mark international 16 Days of Activism.

  16. Strategy/plan

    24 Nov 2017

    Equally safe: delivery plan

    The Equally Safe delivery plan will help to ensure that the ambitions of the Equally Safe Strategy makes a tangible difference.

  17. NEWS

    19 Nov 2017 00:01

    Advisory Council on Women and Girls

    Group established to further gender equality.

  18. NEWS

    26 Oct 2017 19:00

    Tackling the gender gap in business

    Funding to support women in enterprise.

  19. NEWS

    24 Oct 2017 09:32

    Domestic abuse recorded by the Police in Scotland, 2016-17

    An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  20. NEWS

    24 Oct 2017 09:26

    Domestic abuse numbers 'unacceptable'

    Work escalates to reduce domestic abuse in Scotland.

  21. NEWS

    19 Aug 2017 14:15

    Pride in all our people

    First Minister speaks at Pride Glasgow

  22. NEWS

    13 Jun 2017 15:00

    Next steps on tackling hate crime

    Focus on prevention, raising awareness and improving services

  23. Statistics

    23 May 2017

    Annual Population Survey 2016: regional employment patterns in Scotland

    Summary of statistical results from the Annual Population Survey 2016, presenting analysis on the labour market, education and training.

  24. Research and analysis

    06 Mar 2017

    The gender pay gap in Scotland - update and analysis of time series data

    A short bulletin which explores some of the key trends on the gender pay gap in recent years.

  25. Consultation paper

    05 Jan 2017

    A Scottish Government Consultation on the Draft Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill

    Seeking views on the practical application of the draft Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill provisions.

  26. NEWS

    29 Nov 2016 09:30

    Tackling gender stereotyping

    Changing young people’s attitudes to violence against women.

  27. NEWS

    11 Oct 2016 10:00

    World gender equality

    Speed mentoring event for UN International Day of the Girl.

  28. Research and analysis

    27 Jun 2016

    New perspectives on the gender pay gap: trends and drivers

    This report explains the different measures of the gender pay gap and considers how it has been changing over time. It also considers underlying drivers and describes Scottish Government policy intended to help encourage the decline of the pay gap.