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Annual Listing of Publications

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Monday 29/10/2012

WORKING WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS WHO MAY BE AT RISK OF SELF-HARM; PRACTICE GUIDANCE ON INFORMATION SHARING, PROTECTION AND CONFIDENTIALITY [Health and Community Care]

This guidance is focussed on issues of confidentiality, information sharing and protection and is for people working with children and adults where there is a concern about self-harm. The guidance is intended to help people working in this context to be able to work effectively with people who self-harm. it is hoped this will complement relevant guidance already published

Developing an Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing - consultation responses [Housing]

Responses to the Developing an Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing

Friday 26/10/2012

Homes that don't cost the earth: a consultation on Scotland's Sustainable Housing Strategy - Responses [Housing]

The consultation paper set out the Scottish Government's vision for warm, high quality, affordable, low carbon homes and a housing sector that helps to establish a successful low carbon economy across Scotland. We want everyone in Scotland to live in high quality, sustainable homes that they can afford and that meet their needs. We want to hear your views, so that we can work together to achieve this.

Scottish Passported Benefits - Consultation Responses [People and Society]

Responses to the Scottish Government consultation on passported benefits exploring whether we can make them easier to locate in times of need, simpler to understand and more coherent as a whole.

Perceptions of Summary Criminal Justice in Scotland [Research]

This report outlines the findings of three deliberative workshops with members of the public in Scotland. It explores people’s understanding, perceptions and expectations of the Summary Criminal Justice System in Scotland; presents wider messages around how people view justice per se; and discusses what could be done to improve or maximise public confidence in the system.

Perceptions of Summary Criminal Justice in Scotland - Research Findings [Research]

This research findings paper outlines the findings of three deliberative workshops with members of the public in Scotland. It explores people’s understanding, perceptions and expectations of the Summary Criminal Justice System in Scotland; presents wider messages around how people view justice per se; and discusses what could be done to improve or maximise public confidence in the system.

Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Volume 3 Number 6: Development of a GIS based Aquaculture Decision Support Tool (ADST) to determine the potential benthic impacts associated with the expansion of salmon farming in Scottish sea lochs [Marine and Fisheries]

This paper presents a GIS based aquaculture decision support tool (ADST) to assist with planning the sustainable development of the aquaculture industry in Scotland.

Legacy Lessons from Past Large-Scale Sporting Events: Review of Evidence - Research Findings [Research]

This review provides an overview of the existing evidence of legacy following major sporting events.

Thursday 25/10/2012

Consultation on Future Funding Arrangements for the Scottish Environment Protection Agency [Environment]

This consultation seeks stakeholder views on: * adjustments to SEPA’s future funding, including the integration of the current charging schemes into one framework and charging that is less directly related to activity and developing a charging scheme that is based on risk and operator performance; * building on the polluter pays principle by bringing in a charge that relates to the impact on the environment from the use of environmental resources; * a new statutory purpose for SEPA.

Effects of displacement from marine renewable developments on seabirds breeding at the Isle of May [Marine and Fisheries]

The project has produced a model which estimates the consequences of displacement and barrier effects on the time/energy budget of breeding seabirds.

PROTECTING OUR RESOURCES - CONSULTATION ON A SCOTTISH LANDFILL TAX [Environment]

Consultation on the devolution of Landfill Tax to the Scottish Parliament

Request for advice about the displacement of marine mammals around operational offshore windfarms [Research]

an authoritative review of what is known about the behaviour of marine mammals (seals and cetaceans) around operational offshore wind farms and, particularly, any degree of displacement that persists, after completion of the construction phase. To provide an initial assessment of the significance of any displacement risk, and proposals for practical research activity, if necessary.

Wednesday 24/10/2012

The 2008 Galston Mine Incident - The Scottish Government response to the HM Fire Service Inspectorate Report [Law, Order and Public Safety]

The Scottish Government's response to HM Fire Service Inspectorate's report on the Galston Mine Incident 2008

Impacts of Open Pen Freshwater Aquaculture Production on Wild Fisheries [Marine and Fisheries]

Impacts of Open Pen Freshwater Aquaculture Production on Wild Fisheries. The study described in this report was commissioned by Marine Scotland, against a backdrop of concerns about the possible impacts of freshwater aquaculture on the health of wild salmonid populations in Scotland

Higher Education Student Support in Scotland, 2011-12 [Education and Training]

These figures relate to support provided or authorised by the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) to higher education students in academic years 2002-03 to 2011-12

Tuesday 23/10/2012

The Opportunities and Challenges of the Changing Public Services Landscape for the Third Sector in Scotland: A Longitudinal Study Year Three Report (2009-2012) [Research]

The report provides findings from the the first three years of a qualitative longitudinal study on the third sector in Scotland

The Opportunities and Challenges of the Changing Public Services Landscape for the Third Sector in Scotland: A Longitudinal Study Year Three Report (2009-2012) - Research Findings [Research]

The report summarises the findings from the first three years of a qualitative longitudinal study on the third sector in Scotland.

Scotland's International Framework [International]

The updated Scotland’s International Framework reflects our growing ambition that all of this Government’s overseas engagement will enable Scotland to flourish on the international stage, thus increasing economic growth for Scotland.

'Your Scotland, Your Referendum': An Analysis of Consultation Responses [Research]

This report presents the analysis of responses to the 'Your Scotland, Your Referendum' consultation on proposals for a referendum on Scottish independence. The consultation closed on 11 May 2012.

Thursday 18/10/2012

The 2012-13 Autumn Budget Revision [Economy]

Revisions to the budgets approved by Parliament in the Budget (Scoltland) Act 2012

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