Scottish Government announcements & updates – due 12-25 March

  • Energy Strategy Position Statement
  • Ministerial Taskforce for Population – update
  • Near Me video consulting service – independent evaluation of the rapid roll-out
  • COVID-19 legislation – update
  • Young Person’s Guarantee – details of the additional £70 million allocation for 2021-22
  • Strategic Policy Framework for School Age Childcare – progress update
  • Count 14 alcohol public information campaign – evaluation
  • Health and Social Care Alliance patient engagement report on services for women with mesh complications
  • NHS emergency footing – update
  • Ministerial Working Group on Mortgage Lending and Cladding – progress update on solutions for affected homeowners
  • Artificial Intelligence – challenges and benefits for Scotland
  • Deer Working Group report – Scottish Government response
  • Farm Animal Welfare Committee opinion on the welfare of animals during transport – update following public consultation
  • Road Equivalent Tariff (RET) Evaluation Report – and update on how this will inform future ferry fares policy
  • National Islands Plan – progress report
  • Just Transition Commission – update on work
  • Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Oversight Board final report and the Case Note Review overview report
  • Independent Care Review – update on The Promise
  • Joint Scottish Government / COSLA plan in response to COVID-19 for people with (a) learning disabilities and (b) autism
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Training Strategy for Scotland – third annual report
  • Greensill Capital UK –  update on the implications on supply chain finance to key businesses in Scotland
  • Women’s Health Plan
  • European Maritime and Fisheries Fund – plans for replacement
  • Scotland’s Climate Assembly – work update
  • Green Ports – progress update
  • Special Advisers