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.
Webinar blog: The Greenhouse Gas Accounting Tool updates and scope 3 emissions
Over 180 people attended a webinar by Local Partnerships and the LGA to introduce some new guidance on Scope 3 Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions and the latest updates to the free-to-use Local Partnerships/LGA Greenhouse Gas Accounting Tool.
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.
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.