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15 Dec 2017 in Projects

Throughout 2018, we’ll be looking at inequality of inputs and outcomes, including the attainment gaps in policy areas such as education and health. Check back here for more briefings, blogs and publications on this. You can read previously published work below. Briefings (£) General inequalities Tackling Inequality – 2017 COSLA Excellence Awards Fairness Commissions: an […]

A Sense of Place

29 Aug 2017 in Projects

We are putting together a series of briefings and blogs about the sense of place – exploring what place-based approaches mean when we are talking about regeneration and new developments, about healthy places, about community engagement and social cohesion.

A week in the life

26 Jun 2017 in Projects

We're shining some light on the responsibilities, challenges, aspirations and achievements of councillors and officers in Scottish local government.

Local Elections 2017

26 Apr 2017 in Projects

At LGiU Scotland, we covered the 2017 local elections elections from start to finish. Before the elections, we looked at the manifestos and blogged about the new generation of councillors being elected this May. On polling day, we showed our support for local government around Scotland and tweeted updates on the elections. On results day, […]

Women in public life

14 Mar 2017 in Projects

Women make up just 29% of councillors in Scotland and 27% of ‘positions of power’ in public life. We’re examining the experiences of both men and women in local government, looking at the barriers, the challenges and the other reasons people might be put off entering public life. Women in local government in Scotland (£) International Women’s […]