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New Green Jobs Workforce Academy

Advice service launched as ScottishPower announce 135 new green jobs in Scotland. People will be able to access information, advice and skills needed to thrive in a net-zero economy. The new Green Jobs Workforce Academy, delivered by Skills Development Scotland, will help people take a

Young Scots Work Promise

£70 million investment in youth employment Young people looking to enter the workforce will benefit from £70 million of investment from the Scottish Government. The Young Person’s Guarantee aims to protect people from the economic impact of COVID-19 by offering every 16-24 year old in

Funding for International Projects Ahead of COP26

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has stressed Scotland’s commitment to making sure people across the world benefit from a just transition to net zero. Speaking today at the Austrian World Summit on a panel including climate activist Greta Thunberg and UN Messenger of Peace Jane Goodall,

The World’s Eyes Are On Scotland

The SNP has won a landslide victory, the highest vote share of any party anywhere in the UK, in any election, since 1966. The people of Scotland elected an increased pro-independence majority, of 72 MSPs – with a record number of votes and seats for

Inspiring Young Readers

Delivering for Scotland #57: FM’s Reading Challenge The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is an avid reader in what little free time she manages to find. This much will be clear to anyone who follows her on social media, where she regularly shares both the books

Our Action on Gender Equality

Delivering for Scotland #59: Action on Gender Equality Equality for women is at the heart of the SNP’s vision for a fairer country. Scotland ranks third in the world for political empowerment for women and is significantly ahead of the rest of the UK. But there