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On the Engender is Scotland's feminist policy podcast. It is produced by Engender, and features experts from across the women's sector in Scotland. If you enjoy the podcast, please leave us a review.


Aug 7, 2018

In this episode of On the Engender, we're talking about planning - how our towns, cities and public space should work for women's equality.

Host Alys Mumford is joined by:

  • Monica Lennon, MSP.
  • Heather Claridge, Young Planner of the Year 2018
  • Emma Ritch, Executive Director at Engender

Relevant resources mentioned in this podcast:

Public Space - Engender's Gender Matters Roadmap

Engender's Parliamentary Briefing on the Planning Bill

Professor Clara Greed on the importance of global public toilet provision (VIDEO)

Professor Catharine Ward Thompson - is green good for you? (VIDEO)

Citizen Jane - Battle for the City

Gender and Planning from the RTPI

Networks for women in planning:

Women in Planning: Connects women working in the town and spatial planning profession, providing a platform for networking and raises the profile of female planners in the industry. @WomeninPlanning

Urbanistas: women-led network amplifying the voices of women to make cities better for everyone. @urbanistasUK

Planning Out: network that supports lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) professionals in the public sector. @planningout


There is not currently a transcript for this episode (but will be soon). You can find transcripts for our episodes from 2019 onwards.

This episode was produced by Amanda Stanley on behalf of Engender.

Jingle by Bossy Love.