Monday 27 November 2017
This partnership event with Carnegie UK Trust and the University of Edinburgh will discuss the findings of the What Do Citizens Want? research on how support services fit into people’s day to day lives.
Friday 1 December, Glasgow
This seminar will look at the role of co-production, its role in reforming public services and how co-production can best be used to help develop sustainable and effective public services. Part of Co-production Week Scotland 2017.
Monday 11 December, Edinburgh
This event will share the findings of an evidence review which explores the intersection between community engagement and equality.
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Successfully reforming public services calls for a kind of leadership that fosters and promotes partnerships and collaboration within, between and beyond individual services. In this seminar we discussed some of the key concepts that underpin collaborative leadership in public service settings and reflected on what this means for practitioners.
This event, organised by What Works Scotland (WWS) and the Centre for Research on Families and Relationships (CRFR), provided an opportunity to understand the impact of the costs of school on the poorest parents and reflect on how the Pupil Equity Fund might be used to effectively tackle inequalities and reduce the attainment gap.
This event, organised by What Works Scotland and the Centre for Research on Families and Relationships, explored the evidence and issues surrounding actions to tackle child poverty locally in Scotland.
- Naomi Eisenstadt lecture – Review of the Life Chances of Young People
- People, Prejudice and Planning: Community-based responses to promoting equality and tackling hate
- Book launch – The People’s Verdict: Adding Informed Citizen Voices to Public Decision-Making
- What works in economic regeneration?
- Outcomes-based Approaches in Public Service Reform
- Public service reform, scrutiny and inspection: Where to next?
- Prevention and Prediction: Can we predict the impacts of prevention to inform policy and practice?
About What Works Scotland events
What Works Scotland holds seminars, workshops and conferences to share our research findings and promote discussion. We also organise events with partners.
Our latest events will be listed here. They are free but ticketed.
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