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Europe and International Update
Topic:
Europe
Category:
Boards
Description:
This paper aims to update members on the ongoing UK-EU negotiations on their future relationship and wider international work relevant for this Board notably the UN climate summit in Glasgow in 2021.
04 Jun 2020
Covid-19 - Waste Update
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
This paper provides an overview of how waste management has been delivered during Covid-19 crisis and invites members to start considering which priorities and principles a recovery phase should be underpinned by.
04 Jun 2020
Covid-19 – Employability Response
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
This report is focused on the employability response needed given the significant labour market impacts of the pandemic and in particular the interventions necessary to support Scotland’s vulnerable communities.
04 Jun 2020
Minute of the Environment and Economy Board Meeting, February 2020
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
Minute of meeting of the Environment and Economy Board, 14 February 2020
04 Jun 2020
Environment and Economy Board Plan, June 2020
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
The Board Plan contains two COSLA Priorities: Priority 4: Local Economies and Inclusive Growth; and Priority 7: UK Exit from the European Union.
04 Jun 2020
Covid-19 - Planning Update
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
This paper provides the Board with an overview of steps which have been taken to ensure the planning system continues to function during the Covid-19 crisis and explores the need for flexibility and discretionary measures to allow Local Authorities to implement temporary recovery measures which are appropriate and proportional to the challenges faced locally.
04 Jun 2020
Covid-19 - Transport Update
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
This report provides an overview of the ongoing challenges caused by the impact of Covid-19 on transport and sets out the COSLA response with respect to a range of transport matters in response to the current pandemic.
04 Jun 2020
Covid-19- Economic & Environmental Recovery and Renewal
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Boards
Description:
This paper provides an opportunity for the Board to discuss economic and environmental recovery and renewal post the current Covid-19 crisis.
04 Jun 2020
Covid-19 Bulletin 3 June 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to COVID-19.
03 Jun 2020
Convention of Scottish Local Authorities - Calendar of Meetings 2020
Description:
Calendar setting out the timetable of Policy Board, Leadership Sounding Board and Leaders Meetings for all of 2020.
01 Jan 1970
Annual Activity Report and Outcome Progress report 2016 - 2017
Topic:
Children and Young People
Category:
Boards
Description:
CHAS report into 2016-17 progress
02 Jun 2020
Schedule of requested funding from councils 2016-17
Topic:
Children and Young People
Category:
Boards
Description:
Schedule of requested funding from councils.
02 Jun 2020
Employability Response to Covid-19
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Other
Description:
In April 2017 employment support services in Scotland changed, the Fair Work Employability and Skills Directorate commenced a new approach to a wider programme of integration and alignment of employability support in Scotland.
29 May 2020
European Charter of Local Self-Government (Incorporation) (Scotland) Member’s Bill – Update
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Leaders Meeting
Description:
This paper provides COSLA Leaders with an update of the progress being made toward strengthening the status and standing of Local Government by incorporating the European Charter of Local Self Government into Scots Law through a Member’s Bill.
28 May 2020
Agenda for Leaders Meeting 29 May 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Leaders Meeting
Description:
Agenda for the COSLA Leaders Meeting on 29 May 2020
28 May 2020
Spaces for People
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Leaders Meeting
Description:
This report provides Leaders with an update on the Spaces for People programme and ongoing COSLA engagement at both officer and political level.
28 May 2020
HWRC Guide Pages
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Other
Description:
The Scottish Government and COSLA have been working closely with Local Government and partners from across the waste industry through our Waste and Resources Sector Forum to identify pressures that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and to ensure resilience across the sector.
27 May 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Reopening and Managing Household Waste Recycling Centres
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Other
Description:
The Scottish Government and COSLA have been working closely with Local Government and partners from across the waste industry through our Waste and Resources Sector Forum to identify pressures that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and to ensure resilience across the sector.
27 May 2020
COVID-19 Bulletin 26 May 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to COVID-19.
27 May 2020
Family Leave Guidance for Councils
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
The Family Leave Guidance outlined below was endorsed by Council Leaders in September 2019 for circulation to Scottish Councils for adoption on a voluntary basis. Subsequently guidance was updated in April 2020 to reflect amendments to the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973.
25 May 2020