The Scottish Health Survey: Topic Report: The Glasgow Effect
Report investigating the “Glasgow Effect” – higher levels of mortality and poor health are found in Glasgow, which cannot be explained by socio-economic circumstances.
Health in Scotland 2009 Time for Change: Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer
Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer for Scotland 2009. Covers life expectancy, health inequalities, problem drug use, pandemic flu, the anthrax outbreak amongst drug users and other health-care topics.
Capturing the Overall Economic Impacts of HEIs
University of Strathclyde investigation into the overall impact of Higher Education in Scotland.
Educating the next generation of scientists [link goes to PDF]
UK government report about the Department of Education’s efforts to get more school pupils taking maths and science to A-Level.
Rural Funding: Opportunities Guide
Guide listing organisations for communities looking to access funding
A Low Carbon Economic Strategy for Scotland: Scotland – A Low Carbon Society
“The Low Carbon Economic Strategy (LCES) is an integral part of the Government’s Economic Strategy to secure sustainable economic growth, and a key component of the broader approach to meet Scotland’s climate change targets and secure the transition to a low carbon economy in Scotland.”
Carbon Assessment of the 2011-12 Draft Budget
As part of its aim of becoming a low carbon government, and to comply with the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009, the Scottish Government has published this report assessing the carbon impact of the 2011-12 draft budget.
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