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COVID-19: Local Government staff role during pandemic: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
1 Mar 2021
COVID-19: Local Government staff role during pandemic: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100141335
Date received: 21 Jan 2021
Date responded: 10 Feb 2021
Information requested
  • A list of the times that Aileen Campbell, Cabinet Secretary for Local Government and Communities, has met with unions about local government staff’s role during the Covid pandemic 
  • Copies of any correspondence between the Cabinet Secretary or her representatives and unions relating to local government staff’s role during the pandemic crisis
Response

I enclose a copy of all of the information you requested.

I can confirm that the Cabinet Secretary, Aileen Campbell attended: 


COSLA Workforce Information Group (WIG) meeting: 23 April: 10:00-11:00
COSLA Workforce Information Group (WIG) meeting: 21 May: 10:00-11:00
Meeting with Trade Unions - Supporting People and Vulnerable Communities: 5 June: 10:00-11:00

Copies of correspondence found between the Cabinet Secretary or her representatives and unions relating to local government staff’s role during the pandemic crisis can be found at Annex A attached.

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