On March 8th 2019 the UN CEDAW Committee released their concluding observations following the UK examination in Geneva.
We've gone through these concluding observations and highlighted things which specifically relate to Scotland, and things which appeared in our CEDAW reports. You can read this annotated report here.
Our Director Emma was at Geneva in February to give evidence to the committee, and you can some tweets explaining what went on there below.CEDAW 72: Highlights from the UK Examination
‘Knowing Me; Knowing You: Is this the best we can do for cohabiting couples? Engender has responded to the Scottish Law Commission's consultation on reforms to the law governing cohabitation in Scotland. This blog, from Engender's Policy and Parliamentary Manager Eilidh Dickson, sets out why equality in cohabitation is a feminist issue.
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