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WORKPLACE EQUALITY INDEX 2016 AND THE GOLDEN JUBILEE NATIONAL HOSPITAL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 970: tabled on 19 January 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 35 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House recognises that more than 400 organisations took part in the 2016 Workplace Equality Index (WEI) organised by Stonewall UK the highest number in its 12-year history; understands that the WEI is a powerful evidence-based benchmarking tool used by employers to assess their achievements and progress on LGBT equality in the workplace and that each participant must demonstrate their expertise in 10 distinct areas of employment policy and practice, including networking groups, career development, training and community engagement; and congratulates the Golden Jubilee National Hospital based in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire, on being named top Health and Social Care Provider in the UK as well as all other category winners.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 February 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2016
Worthing West
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 January 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 January 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 February 2016
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 January 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 January 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 January 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Glasgow South
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 January 2016
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 January 2016
Stirling
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 21 January 2016
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Edinburgh East
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 19 January 2016
Edinburgh West
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 January 2016
Angus
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.