Shrinkflation, ethnic minorities in politics and public life, and ecosystem accounts – Newly published Official Publications 31.07.17

University of Glasgow Library

Newly published official publications from :

Westminster and the UK Government

Big Ben Image copyright: UK Parliament / Jessica Taylor

Ethnic Minorities in Politics and Public life: “The latest estimate from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Annual Population Survey 2016 indicates that 13.6% of the UK population is non-white.” This report contains data on ethnic minority representation in Parliament, including devolved administrations,  civil service and other public sector organisations.

What is the Council of Europe?“This Commons Library briefing gives a short introduction to the 47-member Council of Europe, which is a human rights and democracy organisation, entirely separate from the EU. Its best-known products are the European Convention on Human Rights and the European Court of Human Rights that oversees how the Convention is implemented.”

Policy paper: Air quality plan for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in UK. “Statutory air quality plan for nitrogen dioxide (NO2), setting out how the…

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