An opinion piece from EaRN project assistant Jenni, talking about consent in our sexual health choices.   It’s  Sexual Health Week 2018 (24th- 30th September) and the theme is consent. I want to share with you my thoughts, discuss contraception and sexual well being. First of all, a disclaimer, I have never written a blog post… Read More


To mark International Women’s Day 2018, Equalities Ambassador Hannah Bourne writes about  the effort to #PressforProgress here in Scotland. Today marks 2018’s International Women’s Day and the beginning of their campaign for the next year- #PressforProgress. Here in Scotland gender inequality has a similar picture to that of the rest of the UK and many… Read More


Violence Against Women: The Ultimate In Discrimination A blog post by Hannah Bourne, Equalities Ambassador On 25 November 2017, we here at EaRN will be recognising the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, as designated by the UN General Assembly. Continuing from my previous post I will be focusing on gender equality –… Read More


Statues are often erected to commemorate and celebrate public figures who have made an important impact or influence on the local society in which the statue is often placed, and many have huge importance or landmark status – such as the Statue of Liberty in New York, Nelson’s Column in London, and Christ the Redeemer… Read More