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DatePolicyLevelSubjectAgreementNotes
30 Nov 2019In order to improve recycling and encourage more people to recycle, there should be more recycling bins in public places, including in schools, colleges, and universities.RecommendationTransport, Environment and Rural Affairs-

Recommendation from SYP’s Pack it up, Pack it in report

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that the Period Products (Free Provision)(Scotland) Bill should allow the Scottish Government to require organisations other than schools and colleges to provide free period products. Products should be available widely to accommodate for periods starting unexpectedly.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that there be a legal requirement on organisations to provide free period products. National government should fund local councils to carry this out.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that free period products should be available in all bathrooms, not just women and girls’, to ensure that transgender people have access if needed.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that reusable period products should be available in addition, not as an alternative, to the products which are currently available. Choice is an important factor for young people.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that there should be more awareness around reusable period products to encourage their use and reduce stigma.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that local and national government should avoid exclusionary language and branding when choosing period product providers and when providing these products.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

5 Nov 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recommends that any scheme to provide products should be ‘opt out’ rather than ‘opt in’. Young people feel that registration processes such as the C-Card or voucher schemes could become a barrier to accessing these products, and voted against these.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing-

Recommendation from SYP’s response to the call for views on the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill

27 Oct 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that there is a need for suicide awareness training in Scottish high schools.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Health and Wellbeing99%

Members’ Motion by Hayley Paku MSYP

27 Oct 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that there is a global Climate Emergency and calls on local and national decision-makers to prove that they urgently giving priority to tackling climate change.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; UK, Europe and External Relations; Health and Wellbeing94%

Members’ Motion by Aaran McDonald MSYP

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