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John Kemp, Interim Chief Executive of the Scottish Funding Council has welcomed the First Minister’s statement on the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government. He said:

“The Scottish Funding Council shares the Scottish Government’s desire to make our country the best place to grow up and learn. We welcome the Programme’s focus on widening access, student support and the well-being and mental health of learners. Elsewhere, the commitment to increase capital investment could help to provide more learners with new and inspiring places to learn in the future.

We also look forward to working with our partners in the skills and enterprise agencies to ensure that Scotland has the skills it needs to make the most of current and future economic opportunities.”