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Thursday 22/11/2018

Consultation Analysis: Energy Efficient Scotland: Making our homes and buildings warmer, greener and more efficient [Research]

Analysis of responses to public consultation on Energy Efficient Scotland

Scotland’s Energy Efficiency Programme: Analysis of Second Consultation on Local Heat & Energy Efficiency Strategies, and Regulation of District and Communal Heating’ [Housing]

This is the analysis of the second consultation on Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies (LHEES) and REgulation of District and Communal Heating. This report provides a summary of the key findings emerging from the consultation. at each consultation question.

Scotland's Forestry Strategy 2019-29: Strategic Environmental Assessment Environmental Report [Economy]

This report sets out the findings of the Strategic Environmental Assessment of the consultation draft of Scotland's Forestry Strategy 2019-29.

Wednesday 21/11/2018

Guide to successful Tenant Participation [Housing]

A guide to successful TP

Tuesday 20/11/2018

Alcohol Framework 2018: Preventing Harm - next steps on changing our relationship with alcohol [Health and Community Care]

This updated Alcohol Framework sets out our national prevention aims on alcohol: the activities that will reduce consumption and minimise alcohol-related harm ariring in the first place. It builds on the 2009 Framework, and retains three central themes which are well accepted and understood: reducing consumption; positive attitudes, positive choices; supporting families and communities.

Introduction of Electronic Invoicing in Public Procurement [Economy]

Consultation Report on the introduction of electonic invoicing in Public Procurement

Monday 19/11/2018

Maternity and Paediatric Services at Dr Gray’s Hospital, Elgin: Chief Medical Officer’s Advisory Group Report [Health and Community Care]

Following the change in service to a Community Midwifrey Unit (CMU) in August 2018 the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport has instructed NHS Grampian to develop a plan as to how they will return an obstetric led service to Dr Gray’s Hospital (DGH). This report by the CMO’s advisory group outlines recommendations and guidance to enable NHS Grampian to do this.

Friday 16/11/2018

Small Landholdings Landownership & Registration Project Report [Agriculture]

The purpose of this research project was to provide an insight and narrative into how small landholdings [SLHs] were established and how their ownership has changed over time. Specifically, the study aimed to: • Show how landownership relating to small landholdings has changed over the last century (1911 to the present). • Identify the potential to (re)establish a register for small landholdings.

Small Landholdings Landownership & Registration Research Summary [Agriculture]

The aim of this research project was to provide an insight and narrative into how small landholdings [SLHs] were established and how their ownership has changed over time, as recommended by the Review of Legislation Governing Small Landholdings in Scotland

Third Sector Interface Outcome Framework September 2018 [General]

TSI outcome Framework which outlines the activites and outcomes TSIs are funded for by the Scottish Government. The framework has been co-produced by TSIs, Evaluation Support Scotland and the Scottish Government.

Thursday 15/11/2018

Formative Evaluation of the DYW Regional Groups - A report to the Scottish Government June 2018 [Education and Training]

A external evaluation, commissioned by the Scottish Government, to examine the early operations of four of the most established Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) Regional Groups. The study was carried out between December 2017 and April 2018.

South of Scotland Enterprise Bill: Equality Impact Assessment [Economy]

A document summarising the potential positive and negative impacts of the South of Scotland Enterprise Bill on groups with protected equality characteristics.

Wednesday 14/11/2018

Business and Regulatory Impact Assessments Toolkit [Economy]

This toolkit is a collection that makes up the complete BRIA guidance. We have also produced a template for completing a BRIA and best practice examples.

One Scotland: Hate Has No Home Here - Consultation on Hate Crime amending current Scottish Hate Crime Legislation [People and Society]

The consultation asks questions on our approach to consolidating all Scottish Hate Crime legislation and expanding the statutory aggravations.  

Business and Regulatory Impact Assessments Template [Economy]

The Scottish Government's approved template for the completion of a Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment.

Consultation on The Continuing Care (Scotland) Amendment Order 2019 [People and Society]

Consultation on the draft of The Continuing Care (Scotland) Amendment Order 2019 which will increase the higher age limit for persons eligible for continuing care from twenty to twenty-one years of age from April 2019.

Teaching in a Diverse Scotland: Increasing and Retaining Minority Ethnic Teachers in Scotland’s Schools. [Education and Training]

The Teaching in a Diverse Scotland report aims to increase the number of teachers from under-represented groups at all levels in Scottish Schools.


A report by an independent working group exploring the scope to define sectarianism in Scots law. The group was Chaired by Professor Duncan Morrow.

Part 9 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 - Allotments - Guidance For Local Authorities - Section 119 - Duty to Prepare Food-Growing Strategy [Public Sector]

Statutory guidance for local authorities to assist them in their duty to prepare a food-growing strategy, as set out in Part 9 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 - Allotments.

Tuesday 13/11/2018

Research Project: To Explore the Relationship Between the Food Environment and the Planning System [Planning]

Research responding to the question 'How can the planning system best support the creation of an improved food environment in Scotland?' The research report includes: a literature review; a review of national policy, guidance and relevant legislation across Scotland and England; identification of planning policies and guidance seeking to control the food environment; and a review of relevant applications and appeal decisions. The area in the vicinity of schools is a particular focus.

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