Intimidation Experienced by Parliamentary Candidates
The purpose of the review is to examine the nature of the problem of intimidation and consider whether current measures are satisfactory to address such behaviour, especially given the rise of social media and how enforceable these measures are.
Govan Roundtable Report
The Scottish Women's Convention (SWC) visited the Pearce Institute in Govan to discuss topics including Brexit, Social Security, Healthcare and Transport with local women.
Young Women's Roundtable Report
Ahead of the Scottish Women's Convention (SWC) Conference for Young Women in August, the SWC visited a group of young women at Youth Action Project in Livingston.
Free Personal Care for Under 65
Within Scotland, the current procedure and criteria for free personal care stipulates an age limit of 65 and above or, alternatively, if the individual is in the last six months of a terminal illness.
Young Women's Conference Report
What is it like to be a young woman in Scotland today? What are the pressures, hopes and fears of growing up with low pay, poor employment practices, social media and changing political priorities?
This report covers the full event from speakers to roundtables.
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