The Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015, places a new duty on Scottish Ministers to consult on, develop and publish a new set of National Outcomes for Scotland, in place of the existing (non-statutory) framework). The public consultation Phase of the … Continue reading
A new discussion paper from the Carnegie UK Trust and the Alliance for Useful Evidence says that Scotland has an opportunity to become a global expert on how to deliver participative public services that focus on real quality of life … Continue reading
Regeneration forum SURF has produced a proposal for a Scottish Index of Multiple Assets and Aspirations (SIMAA). People living and working in their Alliance for Action programme areas were concerned that Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation data was being used … Continue reading
A National Statistics assessment of UK progress against a set of headline national well-being indicators which include health, natural environment, personal finances and crime. Change over time is assessed to establish whether national well-being is improving or deteriorating.
This Joseph Rowntree Foundation report presents a new tool – the inclusive growth monitor – to measure the relationship between prosperity and poverty and help to assess whether cities are delivering ‘inclusive growth’.
An updated National Performance Framework (NPF) indicator set was published on 11 March 2016. Five new indicators have been added to the existing 50: Reduce underemployment Reduce the proportion of employees earning less than the Living Wage Reduce the pay … Continue reading