Tue, 17 May|
Speaker: Women Mean Business in Scotland Digital Conference
Take steps in your workplace to improve women’s employment opportunities, tackle gender bias and reduce a widening pay gap that costs the Scottish economy £17 billion a year.
Time & Location
17 May 2022, 09:00 – 13:30
About the Event
Holyrood Insight are running a digital conference Women Mean Business Digital Conference, you will hear from the Government, Scottish business leaders and public sector organisations who are paving the way towards more equal workplaces. Covid-19 has disproportionately affected women in the economy, with the potential to exacerbate gender inequality in Scotland and damage women’s employment opportunities and wellbeing in the longer-term. Hear from Christina McKelvie MSP, The Minister for Equalities and Older People who will share next steps and the Government's plan to ensure a gender balanced economic recovery.
Viana Maya and Bayile Adeoti will be discussing Achieving Equitable Parity: Improving Outcomes for All
- Understanding experiences and the impact of lockdowns on women of ethnic minorities in the workplace
- Rebuilding networks and peer support groups to engage women in the workplace