Regional projects and initiatives

Recognising the distinctiveness of the region, the new South of Scotland Enterprise Agency will deliver a tailored approach to support the aims of the Scottish Government’s ambition. South of Scotland Enterprise will encourage and promote fair work through a range of activities to deliver these overarching aims, and it will work with existing and potential businesses across sectors of all sizes and with communities looking to grow or to support inclusive growth.

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South of Scotland Economic Partnership

Prior to the establishment of the new Agency, the South of Scotland Economic Partnership (SoSEP) was established in January 2018 to respond to the economic needs and opportunities of the South of Scotland in advance of the establishment of the new Agency in April 2020.

Find out more on the SoSEP website about regional projects awarded to date.

Powering Change:

Maximising future energy opportunities

The Powering Change call to action report launched in March 2021 is the result of six months of extensive work by the South of Scotland Enterprise-established Energy Transition Group, which brought together a diverse range of partners and expertise across the public, private, education and third sectors. Read more here.