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
Delivering Equally Safe - how can we prevent violence against women? Engender have been awarded funding from the Delivering Equally Safe fund of the Scottish Government, for work on primary prevention of violence against women. In this blog, we explain why this is so vital, and how those interested can complete our Invitation to Tender. Women’s inequality is both a cause and consequence of violence against women, and therefore eradicating violence against women in Scotland will require us to tackle entrenched gender inequalities.
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