Advice Papers


RSE Response to the Funding for Culture consultation

The ongoing health crisis has had an uneven, detrimental impact across the board in the culture sector. Emergency funding provided by the Scottish Government has helped cultural organisations survive during the last two years, however, cultural organisations continue to operate with limited reserves and ongoing funding support from the Government is needed to ensure resilience in the sector.

Irish–Scottish Relations

The RSE and the Royal Irish Academy (RIA) have submitted a joint response to the Scottish and Irish Governments’ strategic review of Irish–Scottish relations.

Culture Strategy

The Royal Society of Edinburgh has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation on a Draft Culture Strategy for Scotland.

The EU and Human Rights

This position paper was written by Dr Tobias Lock as a contribution towards the RSE event series Enlightening the European…

The Role of the Media

A report of a discussion organised by the RSE on the role of the media in Scotland has been published….

BBC Charter Review

The RSE has submitted a response to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport’s consultation on the BBC Charter Review….