Women still unequal, says new report

A new report from Engender ‘Sex and Power’ sets out the extent of men’s over-representation in positions of authority and influence in Scotland. In 2017, women still have unequal access to power, decision-making and participation throughout all areas of public life, which undermines gender equality. Of the 3029 positions of power and authority in Scotland identified in the report, 73% are filled by men.

Read the report here: https://www.engender.org.uk/content/publications/SEX-AND-POWER-IN-SCOTLAND-2017.pdf

 

 

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