Community learning and development

CLD plans

Each local authority in Scotland must work with partners and communities to publish a CLD plan every three years. View plans published on 1 September 2015.

First Minister recognises the contribution of CLD

In recent speeches and documents, Nicola Sturgeon has recognised the contribution that community learning and development makes to the work of Scottish Government.

CLD practice

Information on the main community learning and development practice areas.

Professional learning

Professional learning is key to effective community learning and development.

Latest CLD news

  1. This training event in Edinburgh is part of a pilot programme before the redeveloped 'Recognising and Realising Young People's Rights' ource is officially launched in late summer 2016.

  2. 'The contribution of youth work to address the challenges young people are facing, in particular the transition from education to employment' report presents results from the work of the expert group set up under the European Union Work Plan for Youth for 2014-2015.

  3. The second deadline of 2016 for Erasmus+ youth funding applications is 26 April at 11 am - find guidance for applicants.

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