Community Wealth Building in Scotland

We have been working with the Scottish Government to develop support for economic development practitioners, with a focus on Community Wealth Building. This page will be updated with our event reports, useful resources and further reading.

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EDAS have created a new guide ‘Implementing Community Wealth Building’ which you can download for free below. You can also listen to the latest episode of our ‘Talking EDAS’ podcast, which features a conversation with the Scottish Minister for Public Finance, Planning and Community Wealth Building Tom Arthur and Neil McInroy, CWB advisor to the Scottish Government.

Community Wealth Building area models and pilots