My Week 25 January 2024

29 Jan 2024
Weekly update - text below image.
  • Quizzed the Minister for Environment about how the Scottish Budget can invest in the futures of young people in rural and island areas.
  • Pressed the Minister for Public Health on the negative impact cuts to the mental health budget could have on provision of mental health services. 
  • Asked the Minster for Housing what action they can take to ensure methodologies used to locate new housing takes local needs into account. 
  • Attended the Cross Party Group on Men's Violence Against Women and Children, whcih heard from Rape Crisis Scotland about their work. 
  • Took part in a meeting of the Gender Sensitive Parliament Advisory Group.