Women in public life

March 14, 2017

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…

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What makes a place liveable?

May 27, 2016

How do you make a place somewhere that people want to live? What features make one place more attractive than other? In June, we explored how councils and their partners can make a city, town or area somewhere that people want to live. Read our briefings and blogs on: Active cities Place-based health…

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