Reading Time: 5 minutes This blog looks at how Scotland is performing against the 81 National Indicators in the National Performance Framework.
Reading Time: 4 minutes This blog post looks at the Children (Scotland) Act 2020, an important piece of Scottish Government legislation from Session 5 of the Scottish Parliament. For the most part, the Act is unimplemented, and it is unclear when it will be brought fully into force. This is likely to be disappointing to some stakeholders.
Reading Time: 3 minutes This blog discusses recent developments regarding the National Care Service.
Reading Time: 6 minutes An introduction to children and young people’s wellbeing in Scotland.
Reading Time: 6 minutes A look at stage 2 of the UNCRC (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill
Reading Time: 4 minutes Common questions and answers about the Scottish Baby Box scheme.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A blog drawing together answers to questions SPICe has been asked about young people, alcohol and the law.
Reading Time: 8 minutes Blog looking at the development of education Regional Improvement Collaboratives.
Reading Time: 8 minutes A look at 20 years of family law in the Scottish Parliament.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Civil law (sometimes simply referred to as ‘not criminal law’) is recognised as the geekier end of the Scottish Government’s Justice portfolio. It doesn’t grab