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Sabhal Mòr Ostaig: when culture drives economy

October 10, 2018

Can language and culture be drivers of economic development? In Skye, an island off the west coast of Scotland, it is just that. LGiU Scotland…

Viewpoint: A child friendly election in Norway

September 19, 2018

Norway’s September 2017 election also saw Save the Children Norway design a children’s election. The aim was to reach 5,000 children aged between nine and 15…

Dementia friendly councillors, dementia friendly council: Lessons from South Tyneside

August 9, 2018

LGiU Ireland’s Hannah Muirhead took a trip to South Tyneside Council in Northern England to sit in on a Dementia Friends training session for councillors and to…

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The New National Performance Framework in Scotland

October 16, 2018

This briefing summarises the development of Scottish National Policy Framework from 2007 onwards, and describes the new arrangements included in the revised NPF launched in 2018, and what Irish audiences can learn from this.

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