The Scottish Government

The Scottish Government


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23 Jul 2021 00:01

100 Days until COP26

Scotland makes international pledge to help deliver the Paris AgreementĀ 

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About government

First Minister

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As head of the Scottish Government, the First Minister is responsible for the overall development, implementation and presentation of the administration's policies and for promoting and representing Scotland at home and overseas.

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How government works

The Scottish Government is made up of: