Publications

If you're looking for a report or presentation slides from one of our events, please see the individual event page.  View our past events here.

You can also download a comprehensive list of all our publications (PDF).

Our complete collection of films, as well as an album of our infographics, is available on the edShare resource and learning platform.

Briefing paper 55: Citizenship in the early years

October 2018

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This briefing paper summarises and discusses the findings from a review of the literature exploring the meaning of citizenship in early childhood.

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Briefing paper 54: the public health implications of rising debt

October 2018

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Our new report highlights that the reasons why people use unsecure debt have changed in recent years and emphasises approaches to reduce poverty.

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Briefing paper 53: Community-based evaluations of participatory budgeting

August 2018

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Participatory Budgeting (PB) means involving local residents in deciding how to spend public money. This briefing paper aims to support community-based PB practitioners in addressing gaps in our understanding of PB implementation across Scotland.

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Briefing paper 51: Asset-based approaches in service settings

March 2017

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This briefing paper summarises the findings of research into asset-based approaches in service settings across Scotland.

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Briefing paper 52: Housing through social enterprise

March 2017

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This briefing paper considers the potential role of social enterprise in meeting the housing needs of low income households in Glasgow.

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Briefing paper 50: Principles for effective social regeneration

December 2016

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This briefing paper proposes and discusses seven principles for effective social interventions and social regeneration, based on the GCPH evaluation of Sistema Scotland’s Big Noise programme.

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BP 49: Learning from the Cost of the School Day project

October 2016

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This briefing paper builds on findings from the Cost of the School Day project and explores wider evidence to consider what actions could reduce costs throughout the school day for families on low income.

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BP 48: Public health implications of payday lending

September 2016

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This briefing paper reviews evidence and furthers the understanding of the potential population health impacts of payday lending.

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BP 47: Using street audit approaches to determine neighbourhood priorities

June 2015

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This briefing paper provides evidence and information on how street audits can be effectively carried out to support community involvement in neighbourhood decision-making.

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BP 46: Barriers and opportunities facing lone parents moving into paid work

November 2014

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This paper investigates the impacts of recent welfare changes and includes the views of lone parents living in Glasgow and moving into work.

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