• Citizen Space – the Scottish Government’s new consultation platform

    2nd April 2015 by

    The Scottish Government runs around 100 consultations a year, on a wide range of subjects. The consultation process is designed to allow people a chance to have their say on government proposals or policies.

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  • Tailoring our approach – user centred for an internal audience

    23rd March 2015 by

    We aspire to help create a government where digital engagement is second nature to all colleagues and as a new team, we’re eager to affect change at an accelerated rate. We’ve had a number of discussions where colleagues have expressed fear anxiety and apprehension in relation to digital engagement.

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  • Democratic Sector Day

    6th March 2015 by

    What does democracy mean to you?

    Yesterday I joined a whole lot of interesting and passionate people at Democracy Sector Day, organised by Oliver Escobar and colleagues from What Works Scotland.

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  • What we do

    2nd March 2015 by

    The Digital Engagement Team at Scottish Government is giving hands on support and guidance to policy professionals to learn to use digital tools to be more transparent, more collaborative and more creative. We are encouraging greater citizen engagement, helping colleagues reach and engage more people through the web and social media. We are small but perfectly formed...

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