PRESS RELEASE: Equality organisations welcome Scottish Government consultation to improve the Gender Recognition Act

Leading LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex) and women’s equality organisations in Scotland have today welcomed the launch of the Scottish Government’s consultation on improving the Gender Recognition Act 2004. The LGBTI organisations welcoming the proposals are Scottish Trans Alliance, Equality Network, LGBT Youth Scotland and Stonewall Scotland. Women’s organisations Close the Gap, Engender, …

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Statement of Support by National Gender Equality Organisations

As national gender equality organisations, Close the Gap, Engender, Equate Scotland, Rape Crisis Scotland, Scottish Women’s Aid, Women 50:50 and Zero Tolerance, support the realisation of rights of trans people. For over a decade, we have engaged in constructive dialogue with our colleagues in the Scottish Trans Alliance, Equality Network, LGBT Youth Scotland and Stonewall …

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CommonSpace feature the Equal Recognition campaign

Many thanks to Caitlin Logan over at CommonSpace for taking the time to do a fantastic article on our Equal Recognition campaign, where she interviews three trans people about why changing the law matters to them: https://www.commonspace.scot/articles/11219/equal-recognition-how-law-gender-recognition-impacting-trans-lives

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