Report - Fairer Scotland Duty: socio-economic requirements
Date: 21st September 2018
Category: Basic Health and Welfare, Civil Rights and Freedoms
Author: The Equality and Human Rights Commission
In light of the Fairer Scotland Duty which came into effect in April 2018, the Equality and Human Rights Commission has published a report which aims to highlight how duties on public sector bodies in Scotland have worked to reduce socio-economic disadvantage which they define as “a range of factors, including poverty, health, education, limited social mobility, housing and a lack of expectations”.