Talat is the Director of Equate Scotland. She has a background in public affairs, campaigning, social research and training and development across equalities issues. She has previously worked on education rights, women’s representation in politics and tackling violence against women. Before joining Equate Scotland, Talat managed a number of projects in the Third Sector, worked in the Scottish Parliament, focusing on policy and research for a political party, and worked as a consultant for organisations focused on social equality and community engagement.
Her job is to lead the Equate Scotland team and work with the Scottish Government, project partners, industry partners and policy experts to help meet our aims.