Introduction to Appraisal & Evaluation CPD Course

This course provides an accessible introduction into economic appraisal and evaluation, helping participants to understand key concepts, as well as recognising good practice and pitfalls. The Course tutor is Professor Graeme Roy, Director, Fraser of Allander Institute.

A ‘How to’ Guide to Community Wealth Building Workshop Series: Part 4 and 5

Designed for senior practitioners in local authorities, regional economic partnerships and partners working in place-based economic development roles, this series shares how to adopt a community wealth building approach, through the development and use of existing investments and work areas.

Part 4 - Community Wealth Building Powers: Inclusive Ownership and Socially Just Use of Land and Property - Wednesday 24 February (14:00-16:00)
Part 5 - TBA - Wednesday 17 March (14:00-16:00)

EDAS Transition Event: From Covid to COP26 Conversations

In this session, EDAS strategic partners will discuss emerging economic development opportunities and the support planned to help fulfil net-zero ambitions. The session also provides the chance for us to discuss our strategic plan for 2021 – 2023, which is under development, and take on board our members' views and ideas.

Inclusive Growth CPD Course

This course is designed for people working in a role which demands a wider understanding of the factors perpetuating inequality and of the interventions that can play a role in reducing these inequalities and improving economic development outcomes. With Prof Alan McGregor, University of Glasgow