Entries by Joanne Scobie

The Loss of Erasmus is a Loss for all our Young People

Erasmus supports schools, youth groups, volunteers apprentices and sports clubs – not just students The UK Government’s decision not to participate in the Erasmus programme will negatively impact all young people across our communities, not just university students, according to Cllr Will Dawson, chair of the East of Scotland European Consortium. Usually referred to as […]

We need to focus on one crisis at a time – extending the Brexit transition period is the sensible course of action

The East of Scotland European Consortium (ESEC), representing 7 local authorities, is calling for an extension to the transition period during which the UK stays in the single market and customs union while discussions take place on the long term relationship with the EU. With the deadline for being able to agree an extension to […]

UNAUDITED ACCOUNTS OF EAST OF SCOTLAND EUROPEAN CONSORTIUM

EAST OF SCOTLAND EUROPEAN CONSORTIUM – UNAUDITED ACCOUNTS OF EAST OF SCOTLAND EUROPEAN CONSORTIUMFOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2020 THE LOCAL AUTHORITY ACCOUNTS (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2014 AND CORONAVIRUS (SCOTLAND) ACT 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, under the above regulations that the Unaudited Accounts of East of Scotland European Consortium for the year to 31 […]

Time running out to agree on post-Brexit funding

Scottish organisations still in the dark on what will replace almost €1b in EU Structural Funds ESEC chair Councillor Will Dawson has written to Liz Truss MP, the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, in order to seek assurances in relation to the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (SPF), the financial framework which the UK Government has […]