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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

National Public Energy Agency

UNISON supports the creation of a new public agency to direct the roll-out of heating decarbonisation and energy efficiency. Strategic ... Read More

Implementing Part 3 of the Transport (Scotland) Act 2019: Bus Services

UNISON believes we deserve a world class bus system. But we will only get this by rejecting deregulation and privatisation ... Read More

Scotland’s economic performance: The contribution of place based economic development zones

UNISON opposes the idea of freeports. The UK Government has made clear that freeports will be private sector driven initiatives, ... Read More

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Other documents

Keeping the promise: what’s needed to deliver change

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UNISON, the union for social work staff, says that without the proper funding, the Scottish Government will be unable to ... Read More

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