Activity Report – February

  • Met with Policy Development Convener and Co-chairs Disabled Members Group
    • Discussed policy/manifesto proposals
  • Met with Mid Scotland and Fife Regional Steering Committee
    • Discussed ‘Equalities Mechanisms’ and activity to date
  • Met with Head of Policy Development
    • Put forward manifesto proposals on behalf of disabled members
  • Hosted ‘Webinar: Local Government Elections 2022’ to encourage people from underrepresented groups to consider elected office
    • Over 120 members attended
  • Completed ‘The Guide for SNP Disabled Members Considering Elected Office’ digital pack
  • Met with Digital Team to finalise a guide to subtitling social media videos
  • Met with Equalities Convener
    • Update of activity and plans
  • Met with Women & Equalities Officer, Association of Nationalist Councillors
    • Discussed plans to support more disabled people into local government
  • Met with East Lothian CA
    • Discussed diversity in local government
  • Met with Greater Pollok & Cardonald branch
  • Attended National Assembly
  • Responded to 37 member queries