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Certain uncertainties

June 29, 2016

What will Brexit mean for Scottish local government? We can't be certain yet, says the LGiU Scotland team. The only certainty is uncertainty.

The World Towns Leadership Summit: a new global agenda on towns

June 8, 2016

Phil Prentice, Chief Executive Officer of Scotland’s Towns Partnership, introduces next week’s World Towns Leadership Summit. Find out more and book tickets here. On 15…

Scotland’s affordable housing problem

June 7, 2016

Dr Roger Cook, Director of Research at the Scotland Institute, discusses their recent report on Scotland’s housing market. A recent report by the Scotland Institute has highlighted a…

Briefings

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Who owns Scotland?

June 30, 2016

By 2024, all land and property ownership in Scotland will be recorded on the comprehensive, map-based digital land register. A significant proportion of Scotland’s land mass is owned by public bodies including local authorities, so Scotland’s 32 local councils have a key role to play in completing the land register.

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How the EU works: all you need to know

June 15, 2016

There has been, according to many commentators, an information deficit on the conduct and quality of the debate accompanying the current EU referendum. This report attempts, as far as is possible, to offer a value-free overview of the workings of the EU.

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