Policy Update

Posted: 25 January 2019, in News

Scottish Local Authorities

Edinburgh - Council
leaders pledge to put young people at the heart of climate change strategy

Glasgow – Innovative
project to transform vacant shop units into temporary creative spaces on
Glasgow's Historic High Street and Saltmarket

North Lanarkshire – Creating safe spaces

Renfrewshire -
boost for Paisley Museum project as economic strategy unveiled

The Scottish Government

funds for people struggling to afford food
- Extra £1 million for community projects which help low-income
households to eat.

to become a net-zero society
- New
legislation will demonstrate global leadership.

Consultations and Publications

Consultation on Scotland's National Transport Strategy

Scottish Political Parties

 – SNP must work ‘proactively’ to tackle
shortage of residential drug rehab

Scottish Greens - Climate strikers know we need system change

Scottish Labour –
needs renewal

Scottish Liberal Democrats - The Lib Dems have a message of hope for
remainers in Scotland

The Scottish Parliament

the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work committee newsletter

Parliament’s Festival of Politics programme unveiled

UK Government

Business leaders aiming to boost diversity
and inclusion in the workplace

event celebrates reedbed scheme at Devon beauty spot

UK Political Parties

Green Party - Spending
Review totally slapdash on climate

SNP - This is a defining moment in the failure of
the British state

Liberal Democrats - Jo Swinson's speech to Liberal Democrat conference 

Labour – A Right to Food: Labour will halve food bank
usage within a year

UK Parliament

and Brexit: Trade and Foreign Investment inquiry

future of Scottish agriculture post-Brexit inquiry

Europe & International

Nantes is
European Capital of Innovation 2019