The Scottish Women’s Budget Group
campaigns for gender budget analysis in the Scottish, and local authority,
We bring together women from across Scotland who have an interest in women’s equality and want to achieve better gender equality.
Find out what it is and why it will advance women's equality.Pic: European Parliament/flickr
SWBG's budget submissions and working papers.Pic: Province of British Columbia/flickr
Work on projects to make Scotland's budget process better.Pic: Paula Funnell/flickr
So what is the Scottish Budget anyway? On December 15th, the Draft Scottish Budget will be announced. Here, we answer some of your frequently asked questions about the budget process in Scotland.
New research shows that poverty, ethnicity and gender magnify the impact of austerity on BME women Low income black and Asian women are paying the highest price for austerity according to new analysis by the Women’s Budget Group in partnership with the race equality think tank Runnymede Trust.