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Independent Review of Children’s Social Care – LGA Initial View, May 2022

This briefing outlines key headlines from the review and the initial LGA view on these; the LGA will work closely with its members over the coming months to expand on these views, and work with members and the Government on the implementation of recommendations to improve children’s social care and ultimately, the experiences and outcomes of children, young people and their families.

Independent Review of Children’s Social Care – LGA Initial View, May 2022

Modern slavery survey: Research Report - Winter 2021-2022

This report presents the findings of a Local Government Association (LGA) survey, which was conducted to explore what structures and workstreams councils have put in place to respond to modern slavery, and how councils are currently supporting victims.

Publications

Modern slavery survey: Research Report - Winter 2021-2022

The future of last-mile deliveries: Understanding the local perspective

The LGA has commissioned Dr Daniela Paddeu of the Centre for Transport and Society, University of the West of England, to carry out independent research to explore the role of local authorities in co-designing and implementing sustainable local freight solutions for the ‘last mile’ of parcel deliveries.

The future of last-mile deliveries: Understanding the local perspective

Queen's Speech (May 2022): LGA briefing

The key announcements of relevance to local government in the 2022 Queen's Speech, the LGA’s initial view of the proposals and the implications for councils.

Briefing

Queen's Speech (May 2022): LGA briefing