The Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest(OHCA) strategy, which has been developed in collaboration with a range of stakeholders, is a 5 year plan with the aim of ensuring that by 2020 Scotland becomes an international leader in OHCA outcomes. The headline aim is to save an additional 1,000 lives by 2020.
A consultation on proposals to create specific offences concerning domestic abuse and the non-consensual sharing of private, intimate images, the introduction of statutory jury directions in sexual offence cases, the extra-territorial effect of the law concerning sexual offences committed against children and the circumstances in which a court can grant a non-harassment order.
The EQIA covering the 2015 reforms to the NHS Scotland Pension Scheme
This publication brings together relevant statistics from the census and other sources to paint a highly detailed picture of equality in Scotland. The policy areas covered are Labour Market, Education, Housing and Transport.
A consultation on proposals for legislation to establish the Scottish Fiscal Commission as a body corporate and as part of the Scottish Administration.
Under the terms of section 33 of the Scotland Act 2012, annual reports from each Government on the implementation of the Act’s financial provisions are to be laid before both Parliaments by the anniversary of enactment (i.e. before 1 May).
Scotland's International Framework sets out our internationalisation agenda and objectives, setting the context for delivery.
Scotland's International Policy Statement sets out our priorites for international engagement and activity.
Education Maintenance Allowances data for academic year 2013-14
Information for children on the Education (Scotland) Bill 2015
The business and regulatory impact assessment in relation to the Education (Scotland) Bill 2015
This document outlines the main equality considerations considred throughout the policy development of the Education (Scotland) Bill 2015.
Information for Parents on the Education (Scotland) Bill 2015
Fiosrachadh airson parantan air Bile an Fhoghlaim (Alba) 2015
This report presents findings from analysis of the 2011 Census on characteristics and experiences of recent and established migrants from EEA and non-EEA countries living in Scotland.
This report presents an analysis of responses to the Scottish Government's public consultation on the proposed new tenancy for the priavte sector. The proposed new system aims to improve security of tenure for tenants, while giving suitable safeguards for landlords, lenders and investors.
This report contains weekly activity and waiting times statistics for the 32 Emergency Departments in Scotland which provide a 24 hour emergency medicine consultant led service.
Presents detailed analysis of expenditure on adult Social Care services in Scotland over the financial years 2003-04 to 2013-14.
This report sets out public attitudes to poverty, inequality and welfare in Scotland and Britain, from a range of previously published sources. The report focuses on Scottish findings wherever possible, presenting British data as a proxy where Scottish data is not available.
This report brings together statistical analysis and research on caring. The report is intended to provide a useful source of information for carer's organisations, policy makers, local authorities and anyone who is a carer or knows someone who is a carer.