Gender Representation Bill – deadline extended to 8th September

This Bill seeks to increase the representation of women on Scotland’s public boards. It sets a
‘gender representation objective’ for public boards to have 50% of non-executive
members who are women and provides a procedure to achieve this.

Read the Call for Evidence here: http://www.parliament.scot/S5_Equal_Opps/General%20Documents/Gender_Rep_on_Public_Boards_Bill_call_for_evidence_20170623.pdf