Tag Archives: Nominations

Inclusion Scotland’s Access to Politics project – the journey so far

A guest blog by Ethan Young, Civic Participation Officer at Inclusion Scotland True and effective democracy must reflect the society it serves. One in five people in Scotland identify as being disabled, yet we are drastically underrepresented in elected office. … Continue reading

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Making it easier to stand for election

We have published today a number of recommendations to update the rules around standing for election and how to make them clearer and fairer, including getting rid of the current system of deposits. The report – ‘Standing for election in … Continue reading

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