The Improvement Service has published an article on Participatory Democracy and the Role of Elected Members. This includes examples of processes that enable participatory democracy, the impact of COVID, skills and challenges.
Skills Development Scotland has published an update to the Monthly Participation Measure for 16 and 17-year olds. The monthly snapshot provides a picture of the learning, training or work status of Scotland’s 16 and 17-year olds.
Police Scotland has launched a national campaign to tackle the rising number of bike thefts taking place across the country and to raise awareness of bike security within the cycling community. Pedal Protect officially kicked [...]
Child poverty statistics have recently been published covering the period just before the current pandemic. These suggest a gradual increase in child poverty levels since the early 2010s. Two out of the four child poverty [...]
The Social Action Inquiry is being set up by a partnership of organisations: Carnegie UK Trust; Corra Foundation; Foundation Scotland; the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE); Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO); The National Lottery [...]