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Policy Responses

Our responses to policy consultations.

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Sexual harassment in the workplace

Response to the UK government's consultation on sexual harassment in the workplace.

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Filename: Sexual-harassment-in-the-workplace-SWRC-response-FINAL.pdf | File size: 250KB | Tags: sexual-harassment sexual-harassment-workplace
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Proposed Stalking Protection (Scotland) Bill

Response to the Scottish Government’s consultation on a proposed Stalking Protection (Scotland) Bill. Submitted on: 21/07/2019.

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Filename: Stalking-Bill-Consultation-response-final.pdf | File size: 656KB
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Confidentiality Clauses: Consultation on measures to prevent misuse in situations of workplace harassment or discrimination

Our response to the UK Government's consultation on confidentiality clauses and measures to prevent misuse in situations of workplace harassment or discrimination. Submitted on: 07/05/2019.

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Filename: SWRC-Confidentiality-Clauses-Consultation-Response.pdf | File size: 326KB
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Protective Orders for People at Risk of Domestic Abuse

Response to the Scottish Government Consultation on Protective Orders for People at Risk of Domestic Abuse. Submitted on: 05/04/2019.

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Filename: 20190329PO-Consultation-Response-Final.pdf | File size: 556KB
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Improving Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and interventions for victims of domestic abuse

Response from the Scottish Women's Rights Centre to the Scottish Government’s consultation on improving Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and interventions for victims of domestic abuse. Submitted on: 01/04/2019.

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Filename: SWRC-MARAC-Consultation-Response.pdf | File size: 451KB
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Evidence on Police Complaints Handling, Investigations and Misconduct Issues

Response from the Scottish Women's Rights Centre to the Scottish Government's call for evidence for Dame Elish Angiolini’s Independent Review on Complaints Handling, Investigations and Misconduct Issues in relation to Policing. Submitted on: 13/03/2019.

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Filename: Police-Complaints-Handling-SWRC-Response.pdf | File size: 324KB
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Review of Part 1 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995

Response to Scottish Governement call for consultations on reforming Part 1 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995, using evidence and testimonies from women with experience of the child contact system. Submitted on: 27/09/2018.

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Filename: Final-Draft-Children-Scotland-Act-for-web2.pdf | File size: 1135KB
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Evidence on civil actions for damages in respect of rape or other serious crimes

Response from the Scottish Women's Rights Centre to the Justice Committee in the Scottish Parliament's call for evidence on civil actions for damages in respect of rape or other serious crimes.

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Filename: SWRC-Evidence-to-Justice-Committee.pdf | File size: 145KB
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Evidence on the protection of workers from sexual harassment and creating positive cultural change

Evidence submitted by the Scottish Women’s Rights Centre to the Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee at the Scottish Parliament on the protection of workers from sexual harassment, and campaigns and initiatives that succeed in bringing about positive cultural change in the workplace.


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Filename: SWRC-Evidence-to-Standards-and-Procedures-Committee.pdf | File size: 205KB
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Pre-Recording Evidence of Child and Other Vulnerable Witnesses

Read our response to the Scottish Government's consultation on Pre-Recording Evidence of Child and Other Vulnerable Witnesses submitted 30/09/17.

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Filename: Children-and-Vulnerable-Witnesses-Consultation-Response.pdf | File size: 60KB
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Equally Safe - Consultation on the Draft Delivery Plan

Read our response to the Scottish Government's consultation on the draft delivery plan for Equally Safe. Submitted on: 29/06/17.

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Filename: Equally-Safe-Consultation-SWRC.pdf | File size: 172KB

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