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We are #scotswummin


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We are #scotswummin


 

Our mission is to give Scots women their rightful place in history

This year, YouthLink Scotland worked with five youth projects and Glasgow Women's Library to highlight the achievements of the women who shaped our nation. And we still want you to get involved too.

Sign our #scotswummin pledge for equality. Share your stories. Help us give forgotten Scots women their rightful place in our history. 

 
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Youth work and the women's movement


Youth work and the women's movement


 

Over the last 150 years, girl-led organisations and initiatives have played a vital role in empowering each generation to break down barriers, challenge conventional wisdom and blaze new trails. Find out how in our heritage report.

 
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#scotswummin blog


#scotswummin blog


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What does youth work have to do with feminism? At first glance, they don’t seem much related but when you really stop to think about what youth work is and what feminism is...

MEET THE TEAM: DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY COUNCIL

At the foot of the Galloway hills, work is underway to make our #scotswummin mission a reality. Newton Stewart is home to our biggest project, with Lisa and Shaun training up 22 young investigators...

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Maggie Stuart originally came to Scotswummin as an interviewee, but it turned out she had a suggestion of her own: Joanna Ruskin Tweddale Sproat Severn. Here, Maggie introduces 'Joan'...