Taking the Living Wage Lead

Sandy MacDonald is a member of the Edinburgh Poverty Commission, and Head of Sustainability at Standard Life Aberdeen plc. As the Chair of Living Wage Scotland’s Leadership Group, he discusses during ‘Living Wage Week’, how employers can make a positive difference....

Fringe Benefits for Who?

Mary Alexander is a member of the Edinburgh Poverty Commission, and Assistant Scottish Secretary of Unite.  During ‘Living Wage Week’ she reflects here on the experiences of workers in Edinburgh’s Festival Fringe. In August this year Edinburgh was once again buzzing...

Homes for all

Vice Chair Cammy Day calls for more funding for social housing and reflects on the rise of the number of people who are ‘hidden’ homeless in Edinburgh. Go to the full article on the Evening News website.