We are a group of women from all over Scotland working to protect and strengthen women and children's rights.
Judicial review appeal
Last year we brought a judicial review on changes the Scottish Government had made to the statutory guidance for the Gender Representation on Public Boards Act which meant males who...
A series of factsheets covering schools, toilets, Sandyford Young Person’s Gender Clinic, sports, and a couple about FWS and our judicial review. Click on the links for PDF versions...
Gender Identity Theory in Schools
The Telegraph ran an article revealing that Scottish children as young as 11 are being taught in school that they are “queer” if they do not yet know their...
Roundup: No Males In Female Jails Demonstration
Thank you to everyone who attended our demonstration at the Scottish Parliament on the 9th February, and to the MSPs who came out to speak with us – especially...
For Women Scotland Sport – Introduction
In a first blog post by For Women Scotland Sport we welcome the decision by Scottish Rugby to follow the other home nations in ensuring that from the age...
Sex, what’s it all about?
Rachael Hamilton MSP: “Does the Cabinet Secretary believe that a Gender Recognition Certificate is relevant under the Equality Act or is irrelevant, because two weeks ago, the Scottish Government...
Two recent articles in the Telegraph: NHS Scotland plans to ‘fast-track irreversible surgery for trans patients’ and Women’s health clinics could be renamed to avoid upsetting trans patients have...
Schools must provide single-sex toilets
As reported in the Times we wrote to all 32 local councils across Scotland on 10 June 2022 requesting they review school buildings and policies to ensure single-sex toilets...
We won! Scottish Government redefinition of woman is unlawful
We are absolutely delighted to report that after more than 18 months of legal action we have won the appeal of our judicial review. The Court of Session has...
What we stand for
Women's rights are in crisis in Scotland. We campaign to protect and strengthen women and children's rights and aim to:
Protect "sex" in law and policy
Help people speak up
Promote evidence-based discussion
We believe that there are only two sexes, that a person’s sex is not a choice, nor can it be changed. Women are entitled to dignity, safety and fairness.
Judicial review appeal
Last year we brought a judicial review on changes the Scottish Government had made...
A series of factsheets covering schools, toilets, Sandyford Young Person’s Gender Clinic, sports, and...
Let Women Speak in New Zealand
For Women Scotland condemns the violence and stand in support of Kellie-Jay Keen and...
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