This briefing highlights potential areas for discussion between the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee and the Scottish Land Commission, particularly in terms of the Commission’s work on issues affecting land and the environment and wider sustainability; efforts to support the Land Use Strategy; and concerns regarding the Land Rights and Responsibilities Statement. The full … Read More »
The Land Group takes a strategic overview of LINK’s input to all land related policy and advocacy work, mainly delivered via Subgroups. In 2017 its priorities are:
- Developing a vision for Scottish agriculture via the Food and Farming Subgroup and promoting it.
- Implementation of Land Use Strategy principles across the Land Reform agenda, while ensuring landscape has sufficient priority in decisions on land use, via a Subgroup.
- Helping to mainstream Scotland’s Biodiversity Strategy via the Wildlife Subgroup.