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Diversity Inclusion


Diversity Task Force - Recognising, valuing and celebrating diversity in the workforce as well as in society at large is a priority for the Scottish Government Health Directorate and NHSScotland (NHSS), the Diversity Task Force (DTF) exists to provide strategic leadership to NHSScotland Managers and to act as an enabler to facilitate the necessary culture change at every level within NHSScotland.

The work of the Diversity Task Force is now being taken forward by the Mutuality, Equality and Human Rights Board. To find out more about the Board please click on this link:

Equality and Diversity - Agenda for Change NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework - Published paper on Equality and Diversity ( Dimension 6 Core) available from Greater Glasgow & Clyde website.

Equality and Diversity Impact Assessment
The purpose of the EQIA is to improve the way in which the Scottish Government Health Directorate and NHS Boards develop their policies and functions by ensuring that they reflect the current equality & diversity legislative framework

Equalities and Planning Directorate - NHS Health Scotland
The Equalities and Planning Directorate within NHS Health Scotland was put in place in 2008 to help NHS Scotland deliver real change, eliminate discrimination and promote equality. It combines and builds on the work of what were previously six separate NHS Fair for All Projects, providing support to NHS Boards with their work on delivering gender, age, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, religion, disability and race equality.