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PUBLIC WORKS: THE BLOG
Read our news, analysis and comment on the delivery of public services in Scotland
Latest briefings

Briefing – Draft Scottish Budget

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Our latest briefing on the draft Scottish budget for the next financial year ... Read More

Fair funding for local government

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  Council services have born the brunt of austerity in Scotland. With the draft Scottish budget due on 14 December, ... Read More

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Latest responses and submissions

UN Convention on the Rights of the Child Bill consultation

UNISON Scotland thinks incorporation of the UNCRC into law is insufficient. For children to exercise their rights in practice requires ... Read More

Inquiry into a Green Recovery

Planning, direction and delivery by the public sector are essential for a green economic recovery. However councils and other public ... Read More

Response to the Advisory Group on Economic Recovery call for views.

The Scottish Government's advisory group on economic recovery have asked for views on what steps will be necessary to help ... Read More

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Other documents

UNISON WEEK 261 – SOS: Stressed out Staff in Scotland’s colleges and more …

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Our weekly newsletter covering our new UNISON Scotland report - SOS: Stressed out Staff in Scotland's colleges & more … ... Read More

UNISON Week 260 – An emergency but no accident, Equal Pay update, HE Consultation & more

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Our weekly newsletter covering our latest Damage Report 'An emergency but no accident', Equal Pay update,  HE Consultation & more ... Read More

Scotland’s environmental health services reach ‘tipping point’

Tipping Point
This report – Tipping Point – is the latest in UNISON’s damage series of reports which looks at the impact ... Read More

UNISON steps up combating austerity campaign to save public sector millions

Press Release
A campaign to help Scotland’s public sector save and raise millions of pounds is being stepped up today (20 July ... Read More