Glasgow Equality Forum news

GEF response to HSP Draft Equality Outcomes (2nd draft) August 2020

Glasgow Equality Forum response to HSP Draft Equality Outcomes (2nd draft) August 2020 Thanks to Stephanie Kirkham for giving GEF and equality networks the opportunity to comment upon the 2nd draft of the Glasgow HSCP equality outcomes 2020-24. GEF and equality...

LGBTI+ funding in Glasgow

LGBTI+ funding in Glasgow

Glasgow LGBTI+ Voluntary Sector Network calls on Glasgow City Council to fund vital work in the city 25% of LGBTI+ people in Scotland live in Glasgow yet only 0.1% of Glasgow Community Funding goes to LGBTI+ projects tackling mental health issues, social isolation and...

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on equalities and human rights

Glasgow Equality Forum members have been working hard to adapt their services to meet the needs of their communities, in light of Covid-19 and the current lockdown.  I wanted to share the brilliant work our members have been doing, and highlight the particular needs...

Review of Glasgow City IJB Public Engagement Committee

Glasgow Equality Forum attends the Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership: IJB Public Engagement Committee as an Equalities Advisor. "The Public Engagement Committee is made up of six Voting Members who sit on the Integration Joint Board of Glasgow City...

Glasgow Equality Forum Conference: presentations and resources

1. Agenda Glasgow Equality Forum Conference 2. Being Heard and Taking Action Experiences of Equality Networks in Glasgow - Lorraine Barrie, GEF Manager Glasgow Women's Voluntary Sector Presentation - Dawn Fyfe, Wise Women 3. Workshops How can the Community Empowerment...

Religion, Belief and Equality in Glasgow

Back in 2018, Interfaith Glasgow hosted an event, “Religion, Belief and Equality in Glasgow”.  The event was commissioned by the Glasgow Equality Forum (GEF) to bring together representatives of faith and belief communities and equality organisations to: build the...