Response to the Land Reform Review Group Call for Evidence
Author: Carnegie UK Trust
The Carnegie UK Trust is strongly supportive of Land Reform in Scotland.
Community ownership of land or other local assets can have a transformative effect in communities. Half a million acres of land are now in community ownership in Scotland resulting in repopulation; new homes; new businesses; and a new sense of confidence, energy and opportunity.
Our own research has shown that it can be a powerful catalyst for a wide range of social, environmental and economic improvements in local communities with a positive impact on individual and community wellbeing.
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