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Challenge Poverty Lecture 2018: The Need for a Wellbeing Economy in Scotland

October 10, 2018

Rates of poverty and inequality are increasing throughout the UK – but what are the deeper reasons behind this? LGiU Scotland’s Isla Whateley attended a…

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig: when culture drives economy

October 3, 2018

Can language and culture be drivers of economic development? In Skye it is just that. LGiU Scotland Director Andy Johnston blogs about his visit to…

Period poverty: a worldwide issue

September 26, 2018

With free period products being rolled out in schools, colleges and universities across Scotland, LGiU Scotland’s Isla Whateley looks further afield to see what the…

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The Essential Guide to Local Government Finance

September 27, 2018

This collection collates LGiU Scotland content from 2017 and early 2018 on finance, covering everything from a basic guide to local government finance to a look at the latest Accounts Commission report into local government finance, as well as issues relating to private finance, business and commercial approaches.

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