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How can the role of community anchors in the local economy be harnessed through commissioning.
Local investment which can re-balance neighbourhood economies depends upon the necessary ‘friction’ of community engagement. We should take note, and enable both.
‘Make no mistake, rural life as we know it is disappearing fast.’
Lack of affordable office space is putting pressure on SMEs.
‘Our nation is now recognised as a world leader in social enterprise, and is confirmed as host of next year’s Social Enterprise World Forum’
Could a basic income reduce poverty levels in Scotland?
‘Good growth goes hand-in-hand with place-based transformation, where local and central government and the private sector act together.’
‘We need automation, we need to develop skills and we need immigration, but we need it in the right amount in the right places’.
What are the common themes for successful place-based change?