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
She works hard for the money On Tuesday 7th June, the Scottish Women's Budget Group joined forces with Engender and Close the Gap to hold an event looking at gender budgeting.
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.