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Developing the Young Workforce - Implementation

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In June 2014, the Scottish Government outlined its initial response to the final report from the Commission for Developing Scotland's Young Workforce led by Sir Ian Wood.

You can read the statement to Parliament made in June here. Details of the funding package announced at that time are here.

In November 2014, the Cabinet Secretary for Fair Work, Skills and Training Roseanna Cunningham took on lead responsibility for Developing the Young Workforce.  In December 2014, the Scottish Government published Developing the Young Workforce - Scotland's Youth Employment Strategy, which contained our implementation plans joint agreed with local government.