House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
29 Aug 2018
This report warns that we are facing a democratic crisis founded on the manipulation of personal data, and targeting pernicious views to users, particularly during elections and referenda. The Committee outlines a series of recommendations to tackle the problem of disinformation and highlights the need for stronger digital literacy skills.
This document sets out the County Councils Network’s policy positions on adult social care, ahead of the forthcoming government green paper. It supports the government’s plan to introduce a cap on the costs of care, but warns that it must be fully-funded otherwise it will inadvertently push services, care providers and councils closer to breaking point.
The results of a survey carried out by Censuswide for Aviva finds that 44% of older workers feel unsupported by their employer when it comes to their career ambitions. The findings also suggest employers could be missing out when it comes to the skills and experience their older workforce can offer.
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