Glasgow Women's Library
Rape Crisis Scotland Web Site
An all women's group with a feminist perspective focusing on
aspects of sexual exploitation and how to deal with it. Links to
other web sites for men and boys, children and ethnic minorities.
About-Face promotes positive self-esteem in girls and women of all
ages, sizes, races and backgrounds through a spirited approach to
media education, outreach and activism.
Women And Media - Progress And Issues
Reviews gains in feminist advocacy on the women-and-media
Also has a short list of Women and the media links on international
Campaign: 'Let's Make Pensions Work For Women'
Women are most at risk of pensioner poverty but more than half don't
have spare cash to pay into a pension
New Women's Budget Group Website:
Engender training for women - aimed at making
· Do you want to make a difference - to have your case heard
· Are you active in the voluntary or community sector in either a
or voluntary capacity?
· Are you concerned about issues that particularly affect women
experiencing social exclusion?
Engender's latest training course follows on from the highly
successful Engendering Change - Making a Difference training
WOMEN STAY ON TOP
Contrary to all expectations, women campaigners are celebrating the
return of a record number of female MSPs to the Scottish Parliament,
There had been widespread fears that the number of women
parliamentarians would drop in this election, losing Scotland its
place near the top of the world league tables. However, analysis
shows an increase from 48 to 51 female MSPs - around 40%, up from
37.2% in 1999, and that this has been achieved by accident, rather
Caithness Election Section
the only woman councillor in Caithness out of 10
For More Women' Politics Links See
Developing Access To Women's History Sources In The
Enact Fourth International Women's
5 - 15 March 2003
Women In Black Scotland
Women At War - Wings Over Wick
Memories of Women during World War Two stationed at
Wick with the RAF.
New Act For
More Women MP's 28 February 2002
The Act amends the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 and the Sex
Discrimination (Northern Ireland) so that parts will not apply to measures
adopted by a party to reduce inequality in the numbers of men and women
elected as its candidates. Britain has one of the lowest levels of
women MPs in Europe, just 18
per cent, compared with 43 per cent in Sweden and 31 per cent in
Feminist Majority Foundation Online
The Hormone Foundation (USA)
Women's News (US Bias)
Their Huge Links Page
Toolkit To End Violence Against Women (USA)
Authors and Readers at Authors Den
At Westminster From Scotland
Figures From Engender On Women MP's etc at Westminster from Scotland
following the election in June 2001
Of The American Suffragist Movement
International's Work On Women
Grrl -Travel tips
Scottish Business Women
Women's issues research No3 Scottish Executive
Quote found on wwwomen.com
- "Signs of Domestic Abuse Often Apparent to Dentists Many
cases of domestic violence could be detected by dentists, yet the
majority of dentists have never screened for abuse among their female
patients, results of a survey suggest."
International campaign for universal access to reproductive
health care, women's empowerment, and gender equality.
American site on the 2001 Cervical
Cancer Information Campaign
Spreading fast this great idea to help women on low incomes succeed in
the job market. Here is a way for that smart suit lazing in the
back of the cupboard to help a woman in need of some support to find a
better job. Here is non-profit fulfilling its promises. Can
you help or let someone know about it.
Womens Health search engine from wwwomen.com
Useful for finding health web sites
Council of Women of New Zealand
For women, family and community -
prooviding representation at various levels.
Check out the barriers to Women Writers at
this site. Also imprisoned writers, language barriers, a quiz and
Labour Party Selection Procedures -Affects On Women?
As we leave the Millennium - how do we
compare with the earlier part.
Are you Calling MS. - From Salon July 2000
Business and Professional Women USA
American but be of interest
Provides networking opportunities,
resources, career positioning, educational programs and visibility for
its members nationwide.
Women - Writers of Mysteries
WWWomen - The Search Directory for Women's Sites
- Women's information resources on the internet - American site with
useful insights into many topics
Women In History
Muse - The Journal of Women in
of Women's Resources & Events Worldwide
Online - Women's Health
- directory of women's organisations,
events etc around the world
An information, research and networking organisation for women in
FeMiNa Search for female friendly sites
World Woman Internet
Women Watch UN Gateway
Women and the Scottish
Members of Scottish Parliament
48 out of 129
Cabinet Office - Women's Unit
Association of Women Entrepeneurs
- Lots for the business woman.
- Sites for, by and about women.
Meet other women for conversation, discussion, exchange ideas.
Fund For Women
For all sorts of hints, tips and information.
Studies - Virtual Library
Women Working Worldwide
Personal health Test for women
Health Yahoo List
Scottish Women's Aid Federation
Support, information and safe refuge to women experiencing domestic
57 Albion Road,
Tel: 0131 475 2372
Fax: 0131 475 2384
Women's Equality Unit
Women's Web Ring - Mainly American
Helping Women Run Web Sites Ring
-Women's issues & Mental Health
Online for Women Web Rings
where Women Made History - American
Advice for Women Travelling Abroad
Travel Advice at
World Online - advice
on recognising dangers, print out useful numbers such as local police,
consulate etc for your destination on a handy credit card size.
LIFECYCLE FERTILITY PREDICTOR
Don't Take It too Seriously But....