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Friday 23/01/2009

Impact Evaluation of the Points of Entry Campaign 2008 [Research]

Quantitative survey research was conducted in Scotland's six airports to assess the impact of the 'Points of Entry campaign in light of the changes made to campaign materials and sites 2007. The updated materials feature a simple 'Welcome to Scotland' message, simpler use of imagery, greater prominence of the Saltire and more targeted locations.

Impact evaluation of the 'Points of Entry' campaign 2008 - Reserach Findings 14/2008 [Research]

Quantitative survey research was conducted in Scotland's six airports to assess the impact of the 'Points of Entry campaign in light of the changes made to campaign materials and sites 2007. The updated materials feature a simple 'Welcome to Scotland' message, simpler use of imagery, greater prominence of the Saltire and more targeted locations.

Friday 31/10/2008

Dairy Enterprise Cost Study: For the Year Ending 31 March 2007 [Agriculture]

The purpose of this study is to establish gross and net margin data for dairy farms with more than 100 cows in Scotland for the period ending 31 March 2007.

Monday 13/10/2008

Research study to assess to what extent data from the Single Application Form could be used to meet the statistical requirements of the June Agricultural Census

Final report of the research study to assess to what extent data from the Single Application Form could be used to meet the statistical requirements of the June Agricultural Census

Thursday 02/10/2008

Education and Lifelong Learning: Research Findings No.40/2008: Evaluation of the Free School Meal Trial for P1 to P3 Pupils [Education and Training]

This document summarises the findings of the evaluation of the free school meal trial for P1-P3 pupils. The trial is part of the Government’s drive to improve the nation’s health and encourage good eating habits from a young age.

Evaluation of the Free School Meals Trial for P1 to P3 Pupils [Education and Training]

This report presents the outcome of the evaluation of the free school meals trial for P1-P3 pupils, commissioned by the Scottish Government. The trial is part of the Government's drive to improve the nation's health and encourage good eating habits from a young age.

Tuesday 16/09/2008

Drinking Water Quality in Scotland 2007: Annual Report by the Drinking Water Quality Regulator [Environment]

The annual report of the Drinking Water Quality Regulator, dealing with water quality in Scotland during 2007

Gn?Brn Airson ? ann an Alba 2007 [Environment]

Gaelic translation of summary Drinking Water Quality Regulator's annual report for 2007. Summarises quality across Scotland and Highland, Western Isles, Moray and Argyll and Bute

Friday 12/09/2008

Fresh Talent: Working in Scotland Scheme: an Evidence Review [Research]

The report reviews the evidence in relation to three aspects of the Fresh Talent: Working in Scotland Scheme. These are related to the experiences of international students outwith the European Economic Area (EEA) who are elligible for the scheme and looks at how effective the scheme has been at: attracting students to study in Scotland; enabling graduates to stay on after graduation to work and live in Scotland; and enhancing students' experiences of Scotland as a place to live and work. The

Tuesday 09/09/2008

Children's Participation in Culture and Sport [Research]

In order to provide a picture of children’s participation in culture and sport and to complement findings on adult participation from the Scottish Household Survey (SHS), the Scottish Government commissioned Ipsos MORI to conduct research among young people in Scotlanbd using Ipsos MORI Scotland’s Schools Omnibus, an annual survey of secondary school pupils

Children's Participation in Culture and Sport - Research Findings [Research]

In order to provide a picture of children’s participation in culture and sport and to complement findings on adult participation from the Scottish Household Survey (SHS), the Scottish Government commissioned Ipsos MORI to conduct research among young people in Scotlanbd using Ipsos MORI Scotland’s Schools Omnibus, an annual survey of secondary school pupils

Wednesday 03/09/2008

These Are Our Bairns: A guide for community planning partnerships on being a good corporate parent [People and Society]

This document provides guidance to councils and their community planning partners on how to improve outcomes for looked after children and young people and care leavers, through better fulfilling their corporate parent function.

Tuesday 02/09/2008

Action on Climate Change: Proposals for Improving the Energy Performance of Existing Non-domestic Buildings - A Consultation by the Scottish Government [Building]

Proposals for improving the energy performance of non-domestic buildings

Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland: Annual Report 2006-2008 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland Annual Report 2006-2008

Monday 01/09/2008

External Review of ASH Scotland [Research]

An external review of ASH Scotland in the context of the funding it receives from the Scottish Government.

External Review of ASH Scotland - Research Findings [Research]

ASH Scotland’s strengths include its evidence base, ability to form and lead coalitions, working in partnership, consistency, single focus, courage, clarity and accessibility of its messages, and independence from government.

External Review of Partnership Action on Tobacco and Health (PATH) [Research]

An external review of Phase 2 of ‘Partnership Action on Tobacco and Health’ (PATH) during the autumn of 2007 in the context of the funding it receives from the Scottish Government.

External Review of Partnership Action on Tobacco and Health (PATH) - Research Findings [Research]

PATH is delivering its high level outcome for its Stage 2 funding. PATH has delivered most of the short-term outcomes due by mid-2006. All elements of PATH’s work should continue with central funding beyond autumn 2008.

Rural Scotland Key Facts 2008: People and Communities, Services and Lifestyle, Economy and Enterprise [Statistics]

Summary of key facts related to rural Scotland. Compares remote rural, accessible rural and the rest of Scotland.

Sentencing Guidelines and a Scottish Sentencing Council: Consultation and Proposals [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Delivering more consistent and transparent sentencing in Scotland - Proposals for the introduction of a new system of sentencing guidelines and a Scottish Sentencing Council to develop that system.

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