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Promoting Inclusive Growth Capable of Addressing Long-Standing Inequalities


Scotland’s Economic Strategy recognises that a more cohesive economy improves the opportunities, life chances and wellbeing of Scotland’s citizens. The Scottish Government therefore strongly supports inclusive growth based on equal opportunities, a fair and inclusive jobs market, regional cohesion and safe and secure communities.


In order to promote inclusive growth capable of addressing long-standing inequalities in Scotland the Scottish Government will work to deliver returns for the people of Scotland in the areas of:


Our Action Plan for EU Engagement sets out our approach to deliver benefit for the people of Scotland through our engagement in the EU.

Case Studies

See examples of how we are delivering the objectives of our Action Plan for EU Engagement on our Case Studies page. We will continue to update that page with further examples of Scottish activity in Europe.

How Scotland is Performing

Scotland Performs measures and reports on progress of government in Scotland in creating a more successful country, with opportunities for all of Scotland to flourish.

National Outcome: We have tackled the significant inequalities in Scottish society.
Read more information about Scotland’s National Outcomes.