Women in local government in Scotland

Policy product type
Specially commissioned briefing for LGiU Scotland
Published date
March 8, 2017
Ruth Fry, LGiU Scotland Associate
Issues Covered
  • equal pay
  • international women's day
  • representation
  • women in politics

This briefing aims to give an overview of the experience of women employees in Scottish local government, and how it has changed over the years. It examines factors influencing the workforce participation of women and suggests some ways in which councils could influence this.

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