Resource: Applying a human rights and equalities first approach to governance

This free resource is for everyone operating within Scotland’s third sector who want to learn more about applying a human rights and equalities first approach to governance.

  • What are human rights and equalities?
  • What is a human rights and equalities first approach and why is it relevant to your organisation?
  • How to encourage diversity of thought on your board.
  • How to foster a culture for human rights and equalities on your board.

Downloads

Download the resource as a PDF or Word document from our Governance page.

If you would like an alternative format please contact us by email thre@gcvs.org.uk or call 0141 332 2444.

This resource was produced by THRE with thanks to Getting on Board and Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS).

Training

For more information on applying a human rights and equalities first approach to governance, register for one of our free, online half-day training courses.  Check our Eventbrite page for courses coming up.  To enquire about additional training dates, please email THRE@GCVS.org.uk

Further Support

For more information and support on applying a human rights and equalities first approach to governance, please follow the links below

Action for Trustee Racial Diversity 
Getting on Board
Social Justice Collective
Changing the Chemistry
Trustee Recruitment Cycle
Young Trustees Movement