Speeches

World Refugee Day

As part of the ongoing events for World Refugee Day, MSPs today held a debate on ‘Supporting People to Settle in Scotland’ in Holyrood this afternoon.

Consultation on the Draft National Outcomes

Today MSPs debated the proposed draft outcomes for the National Performance Framework. The National Performance Framework was established in 2007 and is designed to monitor how the country is performing against specific outcomes.

'Everyone's Business' Debate

Today MSPs spoke on a motion in the Scottish Parliament about perinatal mental health and the importance of providing appropriate and specialised services in Scotland.

NHS Waiting Times Debate

South Scotland MSP Michelle Ballantyne spoke in today’s business debate advocating a joined up approach that is clinically led in order to deliver accurate, timely information to patients.

Building greater fairness in the workplace

MSPs today debated how to build greater fairness in the workplace, discussing the vision of the Fair Work Convention and strategies to promote inclusive growth.