EaRN produces a bimonthly newsletter entitled EaRN News & Updates that contains stories and news articles on equality and rights issues in the city along with updates from our network. If you would like to catch up on these newsletters you can view the last two editions here: EaRN News & Updates – 03 February 2016… Read More


To mark the first year of the Equality and Rights Network (EaRN), we are holding a free collaborative event to identify key equality and rights priorities for Edinburgh citizens on Wednesday 25 May 2016 between 10am and 1pm, at Norton Park Conference Hall. Refreshments and a light lunch will be included. For more information and to… Read More


Acknowledgements  “I dedicate this piece to all who made the Scootathon possible. Thank you to all my Scootathon team who helped me complete this challenge, Moira, Heidi, Mark, Bill, Eric, Emma, and Sarah. Thanks to Councillor Bagshaw for sending me off. Thank you to Jim at All Mobility. Thank you to Jannica Honey for photographing… Read More


The Diamond Jubilee Room at the City Chambers is a little slice of Edinburgh’s history; an elegant, wood paneled room lined with grand portraits of previous Lord Provosts. Those watchful stares can be a little disconcerting, especially when meeting new people for the first EaRN Away Day on the 9th of March. I was a… Read More


During Challenge Poverty Week we held our first solo public event, A Platform for Positive Change, at Out of the Blue Drill Hall and we can safely say that it was a great success! Over 35 people attended, representing a mix of public services, third sector organisations and interested individuals. Participants had great discussions about… Read More