Race Equality, Employment and Skills

The Committee is looking at issues relating to race equality, employment and skills in Scotland.

We want to know what is being done in Scotland to make sure that people from minority ethnic communities have the same employment opportunities as everyone else.

You can submit your views to the Committee by 30 June 2020 by following the link below.




Background Evidence Sessions

The Committee held two evidence sessions that formed the basis of the inquiry.


Letter from Minister for Older People and Equalities (540KB pdf)



The Committee launched a call for views to public authorities which ran fron 31 March to 30 June 2020.

Aberdeen City Council (71KB pdf)

Aberdeenshire Council (80KB pdf)

Care Inspectorate (95KB pdf)

City of Edinburgh Council (80KB pdf)

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (20.3KB.pdf)

Council of Ethnic Minority Voluntary Organisation (101 KB pdf)

Creative Scotland (59 KB pdf)

Dumfries and Galloway Council (113KB pdf)

East Ayrshire Council (152KB pdf)

East Lothian Council (55KB pdf)

East Renfrewshire Council (117KB pdf)

Educational Institute of Scotland (79KB pdf)

Equalities and Human Rights Committee (148KB pdf)

Falkirk Council (17KB pdf)

Fife Council (96KB pdf)

Glasgow City Council (15KB pdf)

Midlothain Council (63KB pdf)

NASUWT - The teachers union (178KB pdf)

National Museum of Scotland (83KB pdf)

NHS Lanarkshire (88KB pdf)

NHS Lothian (101KB pdf)

NHS Orkney (87KB pdf)

NHS Tayside (63KB pdf)

North Ayrshire Council (129KB pdf)

Scottish Borders Council (93KB pdf)

Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission (85KB pdf)

Scottish Enterprise (65KB pdf)

Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (93KB pdf)

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (75KB pdf)

Scottish Government (173KB pdf)

Skills Development Scotland (132KB pdf)

South Lanarkshire Council (116KB pdf)

Scottish Natural Heritage (69KB pdf)

Stirling Council (73KB pdf)

The Law Society (100KB pdf)

The Scottish Parliament Corporate Body (117KB pdf)

Visit Scotland (197KB pdf)

West Dunbartonshire Council (73KB pdf)







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