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Health, public health and social care round up: April 2022

The health, public health and social care round-up summarises new policy, research and publications that are relevant to elected members and officers interested in health and social care.

England & Wales, Scotland Briefing

Local Health Systems: Relationships Not Structures report launch

Following the publication of LGIU’s report, Local Health Systems: Relationships not structures – commissioned by the Local Democracy Research Centre (LDRC) and supported by Browne Jacobson – parliamentarians, council leaders and chief executives gathered to hear about the report’s findings and recommendations for local government moving forward.

England & Wales, Scotland Blog

Local health systems: relationships not structures

In this paper, based on interviews with council officers, we seek to develop an understanding of local government’s role within systems for health and wellbeing.

England & Wales Publication

Bundle: Age friendly communities

Older people require supportive, inclusive environments to compensate for age-related changes, so adapting environments to support healthy ageing and continued participation in society is essential as local governments around the world experience ageing populations. This bundle brings together our work on creating age-friendly communities and environments.

England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland Publication
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Health, public health and social care round-up: March 2022

The health, public health and social care round-up summarises new policy, research and publications that are relevant to elected members and officers interested in health and social care.

England & Wales, Scotland Briefing

Local Health Systems: Relationships Not Structures Report Launch

The report Local Health Systems: Relationships Not Structures examines what systems thinking is, practical steps that can be taken to implement these systems across local government and how they can work to improve the way we approach complex problems. The launch will consist of a panel discussion with a presentation on the report findings from…

England & Wales Event

Lessons from Ireland and their humanitarian response to Ukraine

In Ireland, much debate and discussion recently have been centred around the required humanitarian response to Ukraine. In this blog, LGIU’s Dr Seán Ó’Riordáin explores the ways in which local government will need to continue to step up in the coming months and years.

Global, Ireland Blog Post Blog