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Public Participation in Decision Making - draft report
The Democratic Society has published a draft paper which outlines methods of implementing the new public participation in decision making power described in the Community Empowerment Act.
MORE Communities at the Centre - Lunch and Launch, 30th March 2016
On Wednesday 30th March 2016 colleagues from across the CHEX network came together for a 'lunch and launch' of our latest case studies of community-led health:
MORE Communities at the Centre.
CLD Standards Council: Member's Services & CPD Development Officer vacancy
CLD Standards Council for Scotland are currently seeking applications for a Member's Services & CPD Development Officer.
Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act – consultation on Part 3 ‘Participation Requests’
Consultation on new rights enabling communities to identify needs and issues and request action to be taken on these.
Empowerment Act: 'Right to buy' abandoned land consultation published
The Scottish Government has published a consultation for the community right to buy section of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act.
Identifying the right solutions - communities driving the agenda
On 9 June, a group of people from community organisations, non-government organisations, funding bodies, academia and Scottish Government met to talk about action research as a process and a tool for influencing new ways in which decisions are reached about our collective futures.
Creating a Healthier Scotland - summary report
The Scottish Government has published its 'Creating a Healthier Scotland' summary report, detailing the key issues that have been raised since the process began last August.
Empowerment Act: Community planning consultation published
This consultation is a chance to give your views on how community planning should be approached and reviewed in local areas.
Empowerment Act: Asset Transfer consultation published
The Scottish Government is seeking your views on how Asset Transfers should work as part of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act.
New report from GCPH 'Social contexts and health'
The Glasgow Centre for Population Health (GCPH) have produced a new publication which draws together all the learning from the GCPH evidence base to date about the relationship between people’s social environments and their health.