The Commission’s research programme has begun in earnest with the issuing of two calls for evidence, on corporate governance and industrial strategy.
With the Government having issued consultation papers of their own on both subjects, the Commission will publish its own analysis and proposals in the spring to contribute to the debate. We are seeking evidence from experts and stakeholders to inform our deliberations. The closing date for both calls is February 13th. More information can be found here.
Social housing need of the hour amid homelessness crisisAt a time when the social housing waitlist is weighed down with hundreds of thousands of people, the Scottish government has planned to reduce approximately £200 million in investment in social housebuilding. This could be disastrous and…
Health leaders, charities, experts and campaigners urge Chancellor to take action on ‘concerning’ state of UK health to deliver prosperity at Spring BudgetLeading health voices have written to Chancellor Jeremy Hunt to urge him to deliver a bold strategy to transform UK health and deliver nationwide prosperity.
Snakes and ladders: Tackling precarity in social security and employment supportAcross the country, people are trying to make ends meet, build financial security and pursue their aspirations. But, in a vicious cycle of snakes and ladders, many are being pulled down into poverty.