Transgender groups lobby Government to change the Equality Act 2010

Trans groups are simultaneously lobbying the UK Government to change the protected characteristics and scrap single sex provisions within the Equality Act 2010 AND being funded by the Scottish Government to develop guidance and deliver training to policy makers, organisations and service providers. Can anyone see that there might be some conflict here? We already … Continue reading Transgender groups lobby Government to change the Equality Act 2010

Women & Equalities Committee Evidence Information Sheet

This is an information sheet with cut & paste extracts and links to written evidence from the Women and Equalities Committee: Transgender Equality Report (2015). Page 9 "We also heard from various quarters the view that the UK government should adopt the overarching principles on trans equality embodied in two international declarations:21 • the Yogyakarta … Continue reading Women & Equalities Committee Evidence Information Sheet