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Cross Party Group on Rural Policy

The Rural Policy Centre is providing the Secretariat for the Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Rural Policy.

The purpose of the Cross-Party Group is to inform MSPs and the wider Scottish Parliament about issues relating to rural policies and policy-making in Scotland. See below for more information about the topics and dates for the meetings of the current Secretariat year, as well as details of past meetings held.

During to the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions on face to face meetings, the 2020-21 sessions will begin online. Joining instructions will be sent before the meeting. 

We are pleased to confirm the dates and topics for the 2020-2021 meetings:

  • Meeting 1: Wednesday 28th October 2020: Group AGM and The Rural Wellbeing Economy 
  • Meeting 2: Tuesday 8th December 2020: Rural Recovery (Economy and Communities) 
  • Meeting 3: Tuesday 9th March: Rural Recovery (Brexit and Climate Change) 

If you wish to join the mailing list for information about future meetings in 2020-21 please contact the Rural Policy Centre

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Rural Policy Centre

Telephone: 0131 535 4387