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  1. Supporting the Commonwealth Games

    Cabinet Secretary looks ahead to major cycling event in Scotland.

  2. Neurological care and support - framework for action 2020-2025: midpoint progress report

    The midpoint progress report marks the halfway point in the 5 year framework. It highlights key achievements, challenges and future priorities for improving neurology services as we continue to implement the framework.

  3. Suicide prevention strategy and action plan drafts: consultation

    Consultation on drafts of a new suicide prevention strategy and action plan for Scotland.

  4. Scottish golf backed by £3m funding

    Minister highlights benefits of support for unprecedented summer of golf.

  5. Rehabilitation and recovery: a person-centred approach

    This paper presents the Once for Scotland approach to rehabilitation in a post-COVID era that is based on six principles of good rehabilitation. It aims to support individuals to live well with long-term conditions and ensure they can access rehabilitation that is personalised and outcome-focused.

  6. Volunteering action plan

    Scotland’s volunteering action plan aims to create a Scotland where everyone can volunteer, more often, and throughout their lives. Designed to provide actions over a 10‐year period as a living plan. It seeks to raise the profile of volunteering and its impact on society.

  7. National Islands Plan: annual report 2021

    The Islands (Scotland) Act 2018 requires that a report is presented to Parliament each year setting out the progress made towards delivery of the National Islands Plan.

  8. A Culture Strategy for Scotland

    A Culture Strategy for Scotland shows how important culture is to Scotland’s prosperity and sets the future direction for supporting culture in Scotland.

  9. Health and social care strategy for older people: consultation

    Consultation paper on a Health and Social Care Strategy for Older People.

  10. Health and social care strategy for older people: consultation - easy read

    Easy read version of the consultation paper on a Health and Social Care Strategy for Older People.

  11. Scottish Household Survey – 2020 telephone survey

    Experimental Statistics: Data being developed.

  12. Professional sport allocated £2.55 million of COVID support

    Football, rugby, ice hockey, basketball and horse racing benefit.

  13. National drive for women and girls in sport

    Sport and Active Living budget doubles to £100m.

  14. Sporting heroes back Scottish Women and Girls in Sport Week

    Series of events to increase participation.

  15. Eyes.Scot website: equality impact assessment

    Equality impact assessment (EQIA) for the Eyes.Scot website, Scotland's new national website for eye care and eye health information.

  16. Funding to enhance football mental wellbeing programme

    Changing Room – Extra Time launched.

  17. Summer offer for children and young people - 'Get Into Summer' programme: CRWIA stage 3

    This child rights and wellbeing impact assessment concerns the £20 million summer offer for children and young people, one of the Scottish Government's 100 Days commitments.

  18. Summer offer for children and young people - 'Get Into Summer' programme: CRWIA stage 1

    This child rights and wellbeing impact assessment concerns the £20 million summer offer for children and young people, one of the Scottish Government's 100 Days commitments.

  19. Summer offer for children and young people - 'Get Into Summer' programme: equality impact assessment

    This EQIA concerns the £20 million summer offer for children and young people, one of the Scottish Government's 100 Days commitments.

  20. Coronavirus (COVID-19) - experiences of vulnerable children, young people, and parents: research

    This report presents findings from qualitative research conducted with a range of children, young people and parents in vulnerable or seldom heard groups, carried out to explore their lived experiences during and throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

  21. Glasgow Fan Zone

    Test kits to be mailed to fans.

  22. Land use - getting the best from our land: strategy 2021 to 2026

    Scotland's Third Land Use Strategy sets out our vision, objectives and policies to achieve sustainable land use. The strategy covers the next five years and aims to provide a more holistic understanding of our land, the demands we place upon it and the benefits we get from our land.

  23. Cleaner air for Scotland review: consultation analysis

    Analysis of responses to the consultation on a draft new air quality strategy for Scotland.

  24. A New Future for Scotland's Town Centres: easy read

    Easy read version of A New Future for Scotland's Town Centres

  25. A New Future for Scotland's Town Centres

    In June 2020 we launched an independent collaborative review of the progress and scope of the 2013 Town Centre Action Plan. The Review group was asked to build on our town centre first approach and develop a refreshed vision for our towns and the means to achieve it.

  26. Emergency funding for sport

    £55 million to help cover lost ticket revenue.

  27. Island communities impact assessments: guidance - consultation

    Our islands face particular challenges around distance, geography, connectivity and demography, so it is important that policy makers consider these properly. The consultation on the guidance will help ensure that islands receive fair treatment tailored to their unique circumstances.

  28. Scottish Health Survey 2019 published

    Scotland’s Chief Statistician today released the Scottish Health Survey 2019, providing information on the health, and factors relating to health, of adults and children in Scotland.

  29. Pilot football matches

    Two test events to be played in front of home fans.

  30. Coronavirus (COVID-19): framework for decision making - overview of public engagement

    This report outlines the themes emerging from a rapid analysis of the public engagement exercise on our approach to decision making with regard to changes to the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown arrangements.

  31. Supporting communities affected by coronavirus

    Local groups get a £10 million boost.

  32. Helping women through sport

    Funding for Sport Relief projects championing gender equality.    

  33. Ban on Euro 2020 ticket touting to become law

    Bill unanimously passes final stage in Scottish Parliament.

  34. £27m funding for active travel

    First Minister – Scotland acting locally as we lead globally on climate change.

  35. Free period products for sports clubs

    Funding for 500 clubs to supply products.

  36. Sporting equality

    Levelling the playing field for women and girls.

  37. UEFA European Championship Bill

    Bill proposes to criminalise ticket touting for matches.

  38. Sport in Scotland report: response

    This sets out the Scottish Government's response to the recommendations contained in the Jarvie Report 2019.

  39. Sport in Scotland: report

    The purpose of the report is to offer observations and recommendations on the current Scottish sporting landscape with a view to facilitating a more streamlined and coherent voice for Scottish sport.

  40. School Healthy Living Survey

    A National Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  41. Stay active, stay healthy

    New lifestyle guidance for over-65s.

  42. AWPR supporting active travel

    Matheson makes donation to local communities

  43. Investing in Scotland's mountain biking success

    Funding to deliver health and economic gains.

  44. Securing the future of Scottish Motorsport

    New regulations come into force.

  45. Economic benefits of hosting The Open revealed

    Prestigious golf tournament worth £120 million to Scottish economy. 

  46. Get Active, Stay Active

    Ambition to cut physical inactivity by 15% across Scotland.

  47. Community Links Fund

    Budget more than doubled for walking and cycling projects

  48. Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games legacy: outcome indicators April 2018

    Report that tracks a set of outcome indicators which form part of the evaluation of the XX Commonwealth Games held in Glasgow in 2014.

  49. Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games legacy: summary findings April 2018

    This is the summary of the final report on the evaluation of the Commonwealth Games 2014 legacy.

  50. Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games legacy: final evaluation report April 2018

    This evaluation report of the Commonwealth Games 2014 legacy summarises previous findings and sets out new findings since the last report in 2015.

  51. Young people's participation in out of school activities: research findings

    Findings from an online survey of young people aged 8 to 26.

  52. Put your best foot forward

    Scots encouraged to start walking a mile a day.

  53. Sport funding to increase

    Sports in Scotland to receive additional support for grassroots through to performance

  54. A healthier future - action and ambitions on diet, activity, and healthy weight: consultation

    An open consultation on the proposals for improving diet and weight in Scotland. Responses will be used to inform the development of the final strategy.

  55. Time for bold action on obesity

    Consultation on new strategy for a healthier future.

  56. Encouraging more girls into sport

    Fund to increase participation.

  57. Women and Girls in Sport Week

    Karate fastest growing sport for girls.

  58. Scottish household survey 2016: key findings

    Short report summarising the key findings from the Scottish household survey 2016: annual report.

  59. Scottish household survey 2016: annual report

    Results from the 2016 edition of the continuous survey based on a sample of the general population in private residences in Scotland.

  60. Encouraging more women into sport

    Scotland to hold first-ever Women and Girls in Sport Week.

  61. Scotland: a Daily Mile Nation

    All Scottish schools encouraged to take part.

  62. Games legacy lives on

    Toolkit launched to help more people become active.

  63. Tickets for 2018 European Championships go on sale

    Champion swimmer Ross Murdoch named as ambassador.

  64. Extra funds for sport

    £2m support for governing bodies.

  65. Search for volunteers begins

    More than 3,000 people sought for Glasgow 2018 European Championships.

  66. sportscotland hits 50/50

    Gender equality following new board appointments.

  67. A sporting chance

    Further funding announced to encourage Scots to take part in physical activity.

  68. Scottish household survey 2015: annual report

    Report presenting reliable and up-to-date information on the composition, characteristics and behaviour of Scottish households.

  69. Supporter involvement in Scottish football clubs: consultation analysis

    Analyses the responses to a consultation on supporter involvement in influencing, governing, bidding for and buying professional football clubs in Scotland.

  70. Supporter involvement in football clubs: working group report

    Final report of the Scottish Government's Working Group on Supported Involvement in Football Clubs.

  71. Supporter involvement in football clubs: report

    Final report of the Working Group on Supporter Involvement in Football Clubs (WGSIFC).

  72. A More Active Scotland - building a legacy from the Commonwealth Games

    Our 10-year physical activity implementation plan.

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