Madeleine Fleming

Written 3 posts

Action Plan Progress Report

21st October 2019

As work continues to advance on our National Action Plan commitments, it’s important that we review our progress and are open about where we are doing well, and where we could do better. As well as that, it’s a requirement of our membership of the Open Government Partnership that we publish a formal self assessment…

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Understanding Scotland’s public finances – the young people’s perspective

3rd October 2019

Kate Cottle, Eva Dallas and Alexandra Paterson from Balfron High School took part in Young Scot and the Scottish Government’s research on young people’s understanding of Scotland’s public finances. They tell us about their experience here. ❝We began by having our first meeting in our school, Balfron High School. This meeting introduced us to the…

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Understanding Scotland’s public finances with Young Scot

1st October 2019

Nastassja Beaton, from the Public Spending Team in the Scottish Exchequer, blogs on the research the Scottish Government commissioned from Young Scot on young people’s understanding of Scotland’s public finances.   What does public finance mean to young people in Scotland? How can we improve the way we share information about Scotland’s public finances? How…

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