This lecture marked the launch of Naomi Eisenstadt’s second report to the Scottish Government as Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality, focusing on the life chances of young people in Scotland.

The event was co-hosted by What Works Scotland, Policy Scotland and the Robert Owen Centre for Educational Change at the University of Glasgow.

The evening opened with an welcome by Professor Christopher Chapman

Ms Eisenstadt presented on her findings and recommendations. The main themes of her report are employment, housing and mental health.

A panel of experts responded to her report. The panel members were:

Reflections and the vote of thanks were given by Anton Muscatelli, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Glasgow.

  • Monday 3 July 2017
  • Sir Charles Wilson Building, Glasgow


Watch the lecture, panel response and question and answers.

This video is also available on YouTube.