A forced marriage is when either or both parties do not or cannot consent to the marriage and coercion is involved.
Around one fifth of Scotland's population define themselves as disabled. Read more about the Scottish Government’s commitment to equality for disabled people.
Scotland is considered one of the most progressive countries in Europe in terms of LGBTI equality. Find out more about LGBTI equality in Scotland.
Scotland is a diverse, multi-faith and multicultural society, committed to promoting one Scotland where many cultures can thrive side by side.
While age equality content is being developed for onescotland.org, please visit the age equality pages on the Scottish Government website for more information on this theme.
The Scottish Government is working to reduce and, ultimately, remove the barriers to equality faced by women and men in Scotland. Read more about gender equality issues and work currently being done by the Scottish Government.