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LGiU Scotland is here to help share policy information for local government across Scotland, so we’re developing a schedule of occasional events to help politicians and officers in local government explore and share policy development. We’ll also post other events that may be of interest.

Our first events took place in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Let us know what events would be useful to you – for example:

  • informal networking meetings?
  • seminars exploring major themes?
  • events on specific new policy/legislation?

And if you can help by hosting, let us know too!

External event: Circular Economy: Managing Resources Responsibly

Scotland aspires to being a Circular Economy Nation – what does this mean for our economy, our civil society and citizens? How can we contribute? What impact might this approach have in reducing carbon emissions? What initiatives are leading the way?

Paying for It: The human cost of cut price care

LGiU and Mears are hosting a roundtable on the state of home care and discussion of the LGiU’s soon to be published Paying for it: The human price of cut price care.

External event: Edinburgh Resilience Week 2017 – conference

This Conference is a key event of the Edinburgh Resilience Week 2017. It will examine the current resilience issues both from a UK and Scotland-wide perspective and will bring together a wide variety of resilience specialists from a range of sectors. The event is targeted…