The Importance of People

The Importance of People

Encouraging sustainable and innovative public sector reform that puts people first. 

The Importance of Place

The Importance of People

Celebrating our towns and cities with stable policy across key regions. 

Latest News

MSPs Pass Emergency Coronavirus Powers

BBC News - MSPs have voted to give the Scottish government emergency powers to deal with the coronavirus crisis. Read more →


Scotland’s National Planning Framework 4 Think Piece: An Accessible Scotland

Iain Docherty, Professor of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Stirling and a Board Member of the CSPP, sets out his thoughts... Read more →

Latest Events

Transport in a Climate Emergency: A SURF Debate – 25th June 2020

All on board for a sustainable and inclusive Scotland? Yes, but how are we going to get there? In the urgent context of a global climate eme... READ MORE →

Join Us

We are an organisation driven by our supporters' views, aims and interests. Our policy areas are informed and steered by our partners and supporters. Our extensive networks guarantee supporters are included in the latest discussions, consultations and events. We are constantly looking to work with supporters to inform our direction and policy areas.

CSPP supporter benefits are various and extensive. By becoming a supporter, you can:

  • Use our discounted graduate recruitment selection consultancy - Adopt an Intern (AAI). Take on a talented graduate - AAI handle the recruitment process for a discounted fee.
  • Invitations to key events in the political calendar.
  • Have your say 'On the Fringe’ across Party Conferences.
  • Enjoy members-only policy influencers’ events.
  • Access a range of added value services from People Scotland - supporting successful business transformation in Scotland's public and voluntary sectors and a single point of access to some of the country's leading knowledge and expertise.
  • Read and discuss discounted books at our Meet the Author events in association with Luath Press and other publishers
  • Write for our blog and bulletins.
  • Advertise jobs free of charge. Normally £100 per ad.
  • Get 10% off a selection of MacKay Hannah events and those organised by CPPSeminars.
  • CSPP also runs a number of private influencers dinners in partnership with corporate partners. Please contact us to discuss these and any other opportunities and ideas.  

Partnership Opportunities

Various organisations have partnered with us, without whose encouragement the work of the Centre would not have developed as well as it has. Some of our partners are listed below. Click on "find out more" to read about the benefits of partnering with the CSPP.
Centre for Scottish Public Policy
c/o Digby Brown LLP
160 Causewayside
Causewayside House
Edinburgh EH9 1PR
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