Glasgow Equality Forum news

People Make Glasgow Communities: Update by Glasgow Equality Forum

Glasgow Equality Forum represent our members on Glasgow City Council Wellbeing, Empowerment, Community and Citizen Engagement City Policy  Committee (WECCE). We note the Committee’s Terms of Reference have been amended at a recent full Council meeting to include:...

Glasgow Community Fund failing LGBT+ communities

In advance of the forthcoming review into Glasgow Community Fund (GCF), Glasgow LGBT+ Voluntary Sector Network have published their report Glasgow Communities Fund – Impact on LGBTI+ organisations. Six months on from the commencement of the fund and despite...

CRER: Race Equality Manifesto Scotland 2021

CRER: Race Equality Manifesto Scotland 2021

CRER have today (11th March) launched their manifesto for race equality in Scotland. Race Equality Manifesto Scotland 2021 CRER’s research shows clearly the extent of the racial inequalities that persist in Scottish society. Racial inequalities, particularly the...

Equality Now : Glasgow Disability Alliance 2021 Manifesto

Equality Now : Glasgow Disability Alliance 2021 Manifesto

The GDA 2021 Manifesto calls on Scotland’s political parties to pledge urgent actions in the next Holyrood term, to supercharge disabled people’s voices and tackle widening inequality faced by Scotland’s one million disabled people. Read the GDA announcement of the...

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...